Ledgment
Ledgment Ledg"ment (-ment), n. (Arch.) (a) A string-course or horizontal suit of moldings, such as the base moldings of a building. --Oxf. Gloss. (b) The development of the surface of a body on a plane, so that the dimensions of the different sides may be easily ascertained. --Gwilt. [Written also {ledgement}, {legement}, and {ligement}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • ledgment — ledg·ment …   English syllables

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  • ledgement — Ledgment Ledg ment ( ment), n. (Arch.) (a) A string course or horizontal suit of moldings, such as the base moldings of a building. Oxf. Gloss. (b) The development of the surface of a body on a plane, so that the dimensions of the different sides …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • legement — Ledgment Ledg ment ( ment), n. (Arch.) (a) A string course or horizontal suit of moldings, such as the base moldings of a building. Oxf. Gloss. (b) The development of the surface of a body on a plane, so that the dimensions of the different sides …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ligement — Ledgment Ledg ment ( ment), n. (Arch.) (a) A string course or horizontal suit of moldings, such as the base moldings of a building. Oxf. Gloss. (b) The development of the surface of a body on a plane, so that the dimensions of the different sides …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ledgement — Ledge ment (l[e^]j ment), n. See {Ledgment}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Legement — Lege ment ( ment), n. See {Ledgment}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ligement — Lige ment (l[i^]j ment), n. See {Ledgment}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ledgement — noun see ledgment …   Useful english dictionary

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