cleading definition

  • noun:
    • A jacket or outer covering to avoid radiation of temperature, as from boiler, cylinder, etc. of a steam engine.
    • The planking or boarding of a shaft, cofferdam, etc.
    • A jacket or outer covering of timber, etc., to avoid radiation of temperature, as from boiler, cylinder. etc., of a steam engine.
    • The planking or boarding of a shaft, cofferdam, etc.
    • . Clothing; what garments or covers; a covering.
    • In motors:
    • The jacket or exterior covering of the cylinder, or the covering of hair-felt put-on steam-pipes to stop the radiation of temperature. Also called garments and lagging.
    • A timber casing inclosing the boiler of a locomotive motor plus the fire-box.
    • any type of plank addressing, including the slating-boards of a roof, the boards of a floor, the plank liner of a pit-shaft, the planking of a coffer-dam, etc.
    • In mining, deal boarding for brattices.
    • The wood composing the box of a mine-car.
    • The wooden percentage of a rope-drum upon which the line is coiled.

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