antepagments

plural noun an·te·pag·ments \ ˌantēˈpagmənts , -tə̇- \
variants: or antepagmenta \-ˌpagˈmentə\

Definition of antepagments

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

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Origin and Etymology of antepagments

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


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