ashlaring


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

ashlaring

(ˈæʃlərɪŋ)
n
1. (Building) ashlars collectively
2. (Building) a number of short upright boards forming the wall of a garret, cutting off the acute angle between the rafters and the floor
References in periodicals archive ?
Andrew's, Caledon East, Ont., the church was constructed of local fieldstone employing a stonemason's technique of square-cutting stones called "ashlaring."