flashing

noun
flash·​ing | \ ˈfla-shiŋ How to pronounce flashing (audio) \

Definition of flashing

: sheet metal used in waterproofing (as at roof valleys or hips or the angle between a chimney and a roof)

First Known Use of flashing

1782, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of flashing was in 1782

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“Flashing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flashing. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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