ashler definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative as a type of ashlar.
    • A block of building-stone, harsh as it is brought from the quarry; these types of stones collectively.
    • In masonry, a squared rock, as distinguished from a stone which will be of unusual form; such stones collectively.
    • Masonry constructed of ashler.
    • In carpentry, studding or furring accustomed cut off the direction on flooring in a garret, so the room inclosed will have a vertical wall surface of some height.

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