brandering

[bran-der-ing]

noun


Origin of brandering

1865–70; perhaps brander gridiron (Middle English brandire, equivalent to brand(en) to brand + ire iron) + -ing1

brander

[bran-der]

verb (used with object) Building Trades.

to apply furring to (a surface).

verb (used without object)

to apply furring.

Origin of brander

First recorded in 1865–70; back formation from brandering
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