floating partition

noun Carpentry.

a partition running parallel to and between two joists and resting on blocking between them.

Nearby words

  1. floating foundation,
  2. floating gang,
  3. floating heart,
  4. floating island,
  5. floating kidney,
  6. floating point,
  7. floating policy,
  8. floating rib,
  9. floating screed,
  10. floating spleen

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