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  1  definition  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Plane  \Plane\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Planed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Planing}.]  [Cf.  F.  planer,  L.  planare,  fr  planus.  See 
  {Plane},  a.,  {Plain},  a.,  and  cf  {Planish}.] 
  1.  To  make  smooth;  to  level;  to  pare  off  the  inequalities  of 
  the  surface  of  as  of  a  board  or  other  piece  of  wood,  by 
  the  use  of  a  plane;  as  to  plane  a  plank. 
  2.  To  efface  or  remove. 
  He  planed  away  the  names  .  .  .  written  on  his 
  tables.  --Chaucer. 
  3.  Figuratively,  to  make  plain  or  smooth.  [R.] 
  What  student  came  but  that  you  planed  her  path. 

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