from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having a wooden framework, often exposed, with plaster, brick, stone, or other masonry filling the spaces.
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- adj. Describes a building constructed using timber framing methods.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Constructed of a timber frame, having the spaces filled in with masonry; -- said of buildings.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the foundations and principal supports of stout timber, but with all the interstices of the front of the building filled in with plaster: applied to houses built in a decorative style extensively used in Europe in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having exposed wood framing with spaces filled with masonry, as in Tudor architecture
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