from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Brickwork used to fill in the open spaces in a wall between studs or or other framing members.
- n. A short horizontal wooden beam used to strengthen upright posts in the framework of a wall.
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- v. Present participle of nog.
- n. A horizontal beam used in the construction of a building, especially to strengthen upright posts
- n. Rough brick masonry used to fill open spaces
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Rough brick masonry used to fill in the interstices of a wooden frame, in building.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In building, brickwork serving to fill the interstices between wooden quarters, especially in partitions.
- n. In ship carpentry, the act of securing the heels of the shores with treenails. See nog.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. rough brick masonry used to fill in the gaps in a wooden frame
From nog1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)