Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of arris rail in English:
A fence rail with a triangular cross section.
- Each end of the arris rail is shaped or tenoned on site to fit into a mortice ready made in the post.
- When the concrete has set the close board panels can be secured to the arris rails with nails or screws.
- It is erected using morticed posts and tapered arris rails, then clad with feather edged boards.
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