fascia board
noun see fascia

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  • fascia board — noun : a horizontal board fascia covering the joint between the top of a wall and the projecting eaves …   Useful english dictionary

  • fascia board — /ˈfeɪʃə bɔd/ (say fayshuh bawd) noun a long flat board covering the ends of rafters. Also, facia board …   Australian English dictionary

  • Fascia (architecture) — Fascia is a term which generally describes any vertical surface which spans across the top of columns or across the top of a wall [cite web|url=http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/FASCIA|title=Entry at Dictionary.com] . From the Latin word,… …   Wikipedia

  • fascia — noun (plural fasciae or cias) Etymology: Italian, from Latin, band, bandage; akin to Middle Irish basc necklace Date: 1563 1. a flat usually horizontal member of a building having the form of a flat band or broad fillet: as a. a flat piece used… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fascia — fascial, adj. /fash ee euh/ for 1, 3 5; /fay sheuh/ for 2, n., pl. fasciae /fash ee ee / for 1, 3 5; fascias /fay sheuhz/ for 2. 1. a band or fillet, as for binding the hair. 2. Also called fascia board. facia. 3. Archit. a. any relatively broad …   Universalium

  • fascia — noun (plural fascias or fasciae) 1. /ˈfeɪʃə/ (say fayshuh), /ˈfeɪʃiə/ (say faysheeuh) a band or fillet. 2. /ˈfeɪʃə/ (say fayshuh), /ˈfeɪʃiə/ (say faysheeuh) Architecture a. a long, flat member or band. b …   Australian English dictionary

  • fascia — (Brit. also facia except in sense 5) ► NOUN 1) a board covering the ends of rafters or other fittings. 2) a signboard on a shopfront. 3) chiefly Brit. the dashboard of a motor vehicle. 4) (in classical architecture) a long flat surface between… …   English terms dictionary

  • fascia — [fash′ē ə, fash′ə; ] for 3 [, fā′shē ə, fā′shə] n. pl. fasciae [fash′ēē, fash′ē; ] for 2 [fā′shēē, fā′ē] or fascias [L, a band, sash] 1. a flat strip; band; fillet 2. Brit. a) an instrument panel or dashboard, as of an automobile …   English World dictionary

  • fascia — UK [ˈfeɪʃə] / US [ˈfæʃɪə] / US [ˈfeɪʃɪə] noun [countable] Word forms fascia : singular fascia plural fascias or fasciae British 1) the dashboard of a car 2) a board above a shop on which the shop s name is written …   English dictionary

  • fascia — / feɪʃə/, facia noun 1. a board over a shop on which the name of the shop is written 2. a board above an exhibition stand on which the name of the company represented is written …   Marketing dictionary in english

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