counterflashing

noun

coun·​ter·​flashing
ˈkau̇ntə(r)+ˌ-
: a strip of sheet metal in the form of an inverted L built into a vertical wall of masonry and bent down over the flashing to make it watertight

Word History

Etymology

counter- + flashing (metal strips)

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“Counterflashing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/counterflashing. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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