Definition of timbering in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtimb(ə)riNG/


Wood as a building material, or finished work built from wood.
Example sentences
  • The extensive schedule of work includes everything from repairs to the roof and windows to lime washing, staining the antique timbering and redecorating all the plaster infill panels.
  • Forrington's furniture dealers moved in around 1920 and, after restoration work which revealed the timbering, the building has been occupied by a succession of cafes and eateries.

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Syllabification: tim·ber·ing

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