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counterlath

noun coun·ter·lath \"+ˌ-\

Definition of counterlath

  1. 1 :  a batten laid lengthwise between two rafters to afford a bearing for laths laid crosswise

  2. 2 :  any lath laid without actual measurement between two gauged laths

  3. 3 :  any of a series of laths nailed to the timbers to raise the sheet lathing above their surface to afford a key for plastering

  4. 4 :  one of many laths used in preparing one side of a partition or framed wall when the other side has been covered in and finished

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Origin and Etymology of counterlath

counter- + lath


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counterlath

transitive verb coun·ter·lath \"\

Definition of counterlath

  1. :  to furnish with counterlaths

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