setwork

noun

Definition of setwork

1 : embroidery used on tapestry
2 : two-coat plastering on lath
3 : boatbuilding in which abutting strakes are battened inside
4 setworks plural : the mechanism on a sawmill carriage by means of which a log is advanced towards the saw after each cut

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“Setwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/setwork. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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