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cop·ing

 (kō′pĭng)
n.
The top layer or course of a masonry wall, usually having a slanting upper surface to shed water; a cope.

[From cope.]

coping

(ˈkəʊpɪŋ)
n
(Building) the sloping top course of a wall, usually made of masonry or brick. Also called: cope

cop•ing

(ˈkoʊ pɪŋ)

n.
1. a finishing or protective course or cap to an exterior masonry wall or the like.
2. a piece of woodwork having its end shaped to fit together with a molding.
[1595–1605]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coping - brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wallcoping - brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall
brick - rectangular block of clay baked by the sun or in a kiln; used as a building or paving material
wall - an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
Translations

coping

[ˈkəʊpɪŋ]
A. N (Constr) → albardilla f, mojinete m
B. CPD coping stone N = copestone

coping

n (Archit) → Mauerkrone f

coping

:
coping saw
nLaubsäge f
coping stone
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Contract Notice: The works comprise the resetting of a retaining wall coping stones, erection of a new strained wire fence, construction of steps, shrub planting and grass and wildflower seeding and 12 months maintenance
Excavate a hole three times larger than the width of the pot, then invert the pot and gently tap the rim against the edge of a table or wall coping to loosen the root ball and enable it to come away cleanly from the pot.
The work includes removal of the existing Built Up Roof, and repair of any defective wood framing or roof decking and the installation of a Thermoplastic Polyolefin Single-Ply Roofing Membrane, GSM wall coping and Pigeon Guard.