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|+||====== Quoins ======|
|+||Short pieces of beech wood, made of the same height as furniture, and tapering in their width, to wedge the pages up with in a [[c:chase|chase]]. They are made of a variety of widths, from about two inches to less than a quarter of an inch, for the convenience of having every gradation in quoining a form.|