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Meaning of PARGETING

Pronunciation:  'pârjiting

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  ornamental plastering
  2. [n]  ornamental plasterwork
  3. [n]  plaster used to coat outer walls and line chimneys
 

PARGETING is a 9 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: parget, pargetry, pargetting, pargetting, pargetting
 
 See Also: daubing, plaster, plaster, plastering, plasterwork

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Par"get*ing\, n. [Written also pargetting.]
Plasterwork; esp.:
(a) A kind of decorative plasterwork in raised ornamental
    figures, formerly used for the internal and external
    decoration of houses.
(b) In modern architecture, the plastering of the inside of
    flues, intended to give a smooth surface and help the
    draught.

 

 

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