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timbering Line breaks: tim¦ber|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈtɪmb(ə)rɪŋ/

Definition of timbering in English:


[mass noun]
Wood as a building material, or finished work built from wood: houses built with sloping roofs and heavy timbering
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  • 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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