Definition of half-lap in English:



  • another term for lap joint
    • ‘They are joined with half-lap joints or blind mortise and tenon joints.’
    • ‘The door is made with simple but strong half-lap joints, using just a few basic hand tools and a circular saw.’
    • ‘Although there are several ways to cut a half-lap, here's how to quickly mill one using nothing more than a portable circular saw and a chisel.’