pargetting

pargetting
noun
1. plaster used to coat outer walls and line chimneys
Syn: ↑parget, ↑pargeting
Derivationally related forms: ↑parget (for: ↑parget)
Hypernyms: ↑plaster
2. ornamental plasterwork
Syn: ↑pargeting, ↑pargetry
Derivationally related forms: ↑parget (for: ↑pargetry), ↑parget, ↑parget (for: ↑pargeting)
Hypernyms: ↑plaster, ↑plasterwork
3. ornamental plastering
Syn: ↑pargeting
Derivationally related forms: ↑parget, ↑parget (for: ↑pargeting)
Hypernyms: ↑plastering, ↑daubing

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parˈgeting or parˈgetting noun
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Main Entry:parget

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  • parget — [par′jit] vt. pargeted or pargetted, pargeting or pargetting [ME pargeten, pargetten < MFr pargeter, parjeter < par (< L per: see PER ), completely + jeter, to throw: see JET1] to put plaster or mortar on, esp. in a decorative way n. 1.… …   English World dictionary

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