Definition of mortiser in English:


(also morticer)


See mortise

‘He went to a woodworking site so he could learn how to build a tool called a mortiser that he had just ordered and had just arrived a couple days earlier.’
  • ‘The standard morticer is supplied without cutters but there is a version with 3 cutters.’
  • ‘It does all you can ask of a morticer albeit with the inconveniences that I mentioned.’
  • ‘Traditionally, mortisers used fast-speed, 3,450 rpm motors, but now slow-speed machines are also on the market.’
  • ‘Such a process obviously requires a fair degree of force and morticers are strongly built, with the operating arm long enough to provide plenty of leverage.’