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furring strip

a strip of wood or metal fixed to a wall, floor, or ceiling to provide a surface for the fixing of plasterboard, floorboards, etc Sometimes shortened to furring
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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  • A piece of furring strip should be run from the top of the pipe to the wall.

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