setwork

noun

Definition of setwork

  1. 1 :  embroidery used on tapestry

  2. 2 :  two-coat plastering on lath

  3. 3 :  boatbuilding in which abutting strakes are battened inside

  4. 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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