easings

plural noun
ea·​sings | \ ˈēzᵊnz, ˈāz-, -zə̇nz \

Definition of easings

dialectal, British
: the eaves of a building

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History and Etymology for easings

plural of obsolete & English dialect easing eaves of a building, from Middle English esing, contraction of evesing, from eves eaves + -ing

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“Easings.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/easings. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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