pierrotage

noun
pier·​ro·​tage | \ pē¦erə¦täzh \
plural -s

Definition of pierrotage

: a stone and mortar filler used between framing members in southern colonial architecture

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History and Etymology for pierrotage

French, collection of small stones, from (assumed) pierrot (diminutive of pierre stone, from Latin petra) + -age

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“Pierrotage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pierrotage. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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