toe

Definitions (7)

1. Any projection from the base of a construction or object to give it increased bearing and stability.

2. That part of the base of a retaining wall that projects beyond the face away from the retained material.

3. The lower portion of the lock stile.

4. The junction between the base metal and the face of a filled weld.

5. To drive a nail at an oblique angle.

6. That portion of sheeting below the excavated material.

7. The part of a blasting hole furthest from the face.

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