half-timber

adjective
half-tim·ber | \ˈhaf-ˈtim-bər, ˈhäf-\
variants: or half-timbered \ˈhaf-ˈtim-bərd, ˈhäf- \

Definition of half-timber 

of a building

: constructed of wood framing with spaces filled with masonry

Other Words from half-timber

half-timbering \ˈhaf-ˈtim-b(ə-)riŋ, ˈhäf- \ noun

First Known Use of half-timber

1788, in the meaning defined above

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