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plas·ter·work

 (plăs′tər-wûrk′)
n.
Construction or ornamental work done with plaster.

plasterwork

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

plas•ter•work

(ˈplæs tərˌwɜrk, ˈplɑ stər-)

n.
finish or ornamental work done in plaster.
[1590–1600]
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"
References in classic literature ?
The peaks of the seven gables rose up sharply; the shingled roof looked thoroughly water-tight; and the glittering plaster-work entirely covered the exterior walls, and sparkled in the October sun, as if it had been new only a week ago.
What is the name of the ornamental applied plaster-work on the outside of houses?
Which town has the mascot The Jolly David Essex - see Question 8 plaster-work on the outside of houses?