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friezing

[ free-zing ]
/ ˈfri zɪŋ /
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noun

carved or painted work formerly decorating the upper parts of the hulls of vessels, especially in the 16th and 17th centuries.

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Origin of friezing

First recorded in 1760–70; frieze1 + -ing1
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