Ashlering
Ashlaring Ash"lar*ing, Ashlering Ash"ler*ing, n. 1. The act of bedding ashlar in mortar. [1913 Webster]

2. Ashlar when in thin slabs and made to serve merely as a case to the body of the wall. --Brande & C. [1913 Webster]

3. (Carp.) The short upright pieces between the floor beams and rafters in garrets. See {Ashlar}, 2. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • ashlering — /ˈæʃlərɪŋ/ (say ashluhring) noun 1. → ashlar (def. 3). 2. → ashlaring …   Australian English dictionary

  • ashlering — ashˈlaring or ashˈlering noun 1. Ashlar masonry or facing 2. A vertical timber between the floor joists and rafters • • • Main Entry: ↑ashlar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ashlaring — Ash lar*ing, Ashlering Ash ler*ing, n. 1. The act of bedding ashlar in mortar. [1913 Webster] 2. Ashlar when in thin slabs and made to serve merely as a case to the body of the wall. Brande & C. [1913 Webster] 3. (Carp.) The short upright pieces… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ashlaring — /ˈæʃlərɪŋ/ (say ashluhring) noun pieces of timber fixed between the rafters and floor joists of an attic to form a partition wall cutting off the angle where the joists and rafters meet. Also, ashlar pieces, ashlering …   Australian English dictionary

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