ledger strip

noun

Definition of ledger strip

: a narrow strip of lumber nailed to the side of a girder and flush with its bottom edge to help support floor or ceiling joists notched to accommodate it

called also ledger plate

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“Ledger strip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ledger%20strip. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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