Definitions for "Billet"
A short bar of metal, as of gold or iron.
An ornament in Norman work, resembling a billet of wood either square or round.
A section of steel used for rolling into bars, rods and sections. It can be a product of the ingot route, or increasingly today produced directly by continuous casting.
A ticket from a public officer directing soldiers at what house to lodge; as, a billet of residence.
Quarters or place to which one is assigned, as by a billet or ticket; berth; position. Also used fig.
To direct, by a ticket or note, where to lodge. Hence: To quarter, or place in lodgings, as soldiers in private houses.
A large, uncut block of graphite, usually the size as produced by the manufacturer.
An uncut block of graphite produced by the manufacturer that ranges from two to seven square inches. A billet is commonly used for longer projects.
Keywords:  knap, knappers, antler, batons, flakes
A little "club" used to strike an edge on stone in order to shape it by the removal of flakes. Traditionally made of antler there are currently many knappers who use billets made of copper. Advantages and disadvantages of the two billet materials are often a matter of debate. Click here to see a picture. Actually, only those made of wood should be called "billets." The antler ones are more accurately referred to as "batons." But you'll rarely here that at a knap-in.
Keywords:  buckle, strap, loop, enters, end
A strap which enters a buckle.
A loop which receives the end of a buckled strap.
a small piece of paper, often folded, upon which a message has been written, usually for a mind-reading effect
A folded slip of paper, usually with a word or number written on it, which the magician or mentalist has to identify.
Keywords:  firewood, spliced, bow, limb, stick
A small stick of wood, as for firewood.
A short piece of wood that will be used to make a bow limb, or half of a bow spliced at the handle.
a position like Platoon Commander, Company Commander, Executive Officer, Squad Leader and so on
Keywords:  hewn, spokes, timbers, split, round
Short timbers split, hewn or in the round for spokes.
A long product with a diameter range of 8 to 14 inches (203 to 356 mm). Can either be sold in billet form or processed further to make other long products.
A single piece of wood which a bat is made from after the cutting, grading & splitting. Generally around 37 inches in length and just less than 3 inches in diameter. The billet is placed on the lathe which ultimately shapes the bat into its particular model.
Keywords:  oblong, rectangle, bearing, form
A bearing in the form of an oblong rectangle.
Keywords:  swimmer, crew, town, assigned, swim
a crew member's assigned duties within the ship's organization.
An out of town swimmer who has been assigned to your care for a swim competition.
Keywords:  riving, bolts, larger, small, result
Small riving, the result of riving larger bolts.
A written note with questions or requests directed to spirit entity(s). It is delivered to a medium for purpose of receiving communication initiated by radiations off the writing and the object written upon. The writing of names of spirit entities enhances probability of their entry and touching the medium with message to the writer.
Keywords:  letter, short, drop, get, note
A small paper; a note; a short letter.
a short personal letter; "drop me a line when you get there"
a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"