Definition of sarking in English:

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sarking

Pronunciation: /ˈsɑːkɪŋ/

noun

[mass noun]
Boarding or building felt fixed over the rafters of a roof before the tiles or slates are added.
Example sentences
  • Roof sarking can contribute to the total R-value requirement for energy efficiency.

Origin

Late Middle English (originally Scots and northern English): from sark + -ing1.

Words that rhyme with sarking

marking

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: sark|ing

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