plural noun

variants or antepagmenta
: trimmings added to a building especially on the jambs of a door
also : a jamb so trimmed

Word History


Latin antepagmenta, plural of antepagmentum, from ante- + pag- (stem of pangere to make fast) + -mentum -ment

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“Antepagments.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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