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ashlaring

Syllabification: ash·lar·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈaSHləriNG
 
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Definition of ashlaring in English:

noun

1Ashlar masonry.
Example sentences
  • The interior, which was restored in 1880 by Giuseppe Patricolo, displays ashlaring worked with the utmost care.
  • The construction is stone resembling brick in shape, giving a less stern appearance than ashlaring would have done in such a massive building.
  • The graffito ashlaring was last restored during the general reconstruction in 1992 together with the renovation of the two original vaulted halls on the ground-floor.
2Upright boarding fixed from the joists to the rafters of an attic to cut off the acute angle between the roof and the floor.
Example sentences
  • I am fairly happy with what to do with the floor but am not sure what to do about securing the ashlaring walls that sit on the I beam and support the roof purlin.
  • The problem arises in converting existing loft spaces where the loadbearing ashlaring makes it less practical to board out the portion of floor/ceiling joists in the roof void areas, in the same manner as the new rooms.

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