A length or square of fabric worn around the neck or head. A joint connecting two pieces of timber or metal in which the ends are beveled or notched so that they fit over or into each other. An incision made in the blubber of a whale. Join the ends of (two pieces of timber or metal) by beveling or notching them so that they fit over or into each other. Make an incision in the blubber of (a whale). Eat or drink (something) hungrily or enthusiastically.