corbeling

noun
cor·​bel·​ing | \ ˈkȯr-bə-liŋ How to pronounce corbeling (audio) \

Definition of corbeling

1 : corbel work
2 : the construction of a corbel

First Known Use of corbeling

1548, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Corbeling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corbeling. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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