Definition of timbering in English:


Syllabification: tim·ber·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈtimb(ə)riNG


  • Wood as a building material, or finished work built from wood.
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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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