matchboarding
/mach"bawr'ding, -bohr'-/, n.
1. a construction of matchboards.
2. a quantity of matchboards.
[1860-65; MATCHBOARD + -ING1]

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • matchboarding — noun A type of softwood panelling formerly used for walls and ceilings. See Also: matchboard …   Wiktionary

  • matchboarding — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun also matched boarding 1. : a quantity of matchboards 2. : something made of matchboards * * * /mach bawr ding, bohr /, n. 1. a construction of matchboards. 2. a quantity of matchboards. [1860 65; …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anchor Bankside — The Anchor Bankside is a pub in London, situated on south bank of The Thames next to the London bridge station .HistoryThis pub is where diarist Samuel Pepys saw the Great Fire of London in 1666. He wrote that he took refuge in a little alehouse… …   Wikipedia

  • casing nail — a nail having a small, conical head, slenderer than a common nail of the same length, used for laying floors, fastening matchboarding, and other work in which the head may remain visible. Cf. finishing nail. * * * …   Universalium

  • casing nail — noun : a wire nail that has a small slightly flared head and is used for finish work * * * a nail having a small, conical head, slenderer than a common nail of the same length, used for laying floors, fastening matchboarding, and other work in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • matched boarding — noun see matchboarding …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”