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- n. Plural form of centering.
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M. Place's account of the curious fashion in which the workmen of M.ssoul will build a pointed vault without the help of any of those wooden centerings in use in Europe.
It is unlikely that timber centerings were used to sustain the vaults during construction.
East where there are any large centerings of capital or of enterprise -- not even our yellow-dog states. "