cross-banded definition

  • adjective:
    • a phrase made use of when a narrow ribbon of veneer is placed into the area of every furniture piece, wainscoting, etc., so that the grain of it is as opposed to the typical area.
    • (of snakes) having crossing bands in the straight back
  • others:
    • In architecture, said of a hand-railing when a veneer is set upon its top part, utilizing the whole grain of the lumber crossing that the railway, in addition to expansion of veneer toward its fibers is not as much as the breadth for the rail.

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