Meaning of 'fillet' (Webster Dictionary)
- A little band, especially one intended to encircle the hair
of the head.
- A piece of lean meat without bone; sometimes, a long strip
rolled together and tied.
- A thin strip or ribbon; esp.: (a) A strip of metal from
which coins are punched. (b) A strip of card clothing. (c) A thin
projecting band or strip.
- A concave filling in of a reentrant angle where two
surfaces meet, forming a rounded corner.
- A narrow flat member; especially, a flat molding separating
other moldings; a reglet; also, the space between two flutings in a
shaft. See Illust. of Base, and Column.
- An ordinary equaling in breadth one fourth of the chief, to
the lowest portion of which it corresponds in position.
- The thread of a screw.
- A border of broad or narrow lines of color or gilt.
- The raised molding about the muzzle of a gun.
- Any scantling smaller than a batten.
- A fascia; a band of fibers; applied esp. to certain bands
of white matter in the brain.
- The loins of a horse, beginning at the place where the
hinder part of the saddle rests. - To bind, furnish, or adorn with a fillet.