transitive verb

Definition of backplaster

: to apply plaster on the back of (lathing) or mortar on the back of (a masonry wall)

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Other Words from backplaster

backplastering noun, plural -s

First Known Use of backplaster

1878, in the meaning defined above

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“Backplaster.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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