Definition of cradling in English:

cradling

Syllabification: cra·dling
Pronunciation: /ˈkrādliNG, ˈkrādl-iNG
 
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noun

Architecture
  • A wooden or iron framework, typically one used as a structural support in a ceiling.
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    • To ensure rigidity, he reinforces the panels with wooden cradling.

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