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Construction or ornamental work done with plaster.


(Building) building trades plaster which is part of the interior of a building


(ˈplæs tərˌwɜrk, ˈplɑ stər-)

finish or ornamental work done in plaster.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plasterwork - a surface of hardened plaster (as on a wall or ceiling)plasterwork - a surface of hardened plaster (as on a wall or ceiling); "there were cracks in the plaster"
pargetry, pargetting, pargeting - ornamental plasterwork
surface - the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary; "there is a special cleaner for these surfaces"; "the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface"
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The interior design, executed by 5,000 Moroccan artisans, features traditional architectural techniques such as tadelakt plaster, zellij tiles, moulded plaster work and wood carvings (see box: Moroccan magic).
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He said negotiations were taking place on costs for the work, which would include repainting and repairs to plaster work.
The fire in the ground floor bar was put out, but furniture and plaster work was smoke damaged.
Shelton and her friends, leaning against the library building, were watching plaster work.