- a course of brick in a wall of rubble.
- a bond course in a rowlock arch.
Definition for lacing (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), laced, lac·ing.
verb (used without object), laced, lac·ing.
Origin of lace
Related formslace·like, adjectivelac·er, nounre·lace, verb, re·laced, re·lac·ing.well-laced, adjective
Examples from the Web for lacing
Such a sweeping, plain-style narration is essential for lacing together a collection that unfolds in three countries.Must-Reads: 'The Fat Years,' 'Drifting House,' and 'The Map and the Territory'|Isaac Stone Fish, Anna Clark, Cameron Martin|January 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Erec has him at his mercy, and pulls and drags so that he breaks all the lacing of his helmet, and forces him over at his feet.Four Arthurian Romances|Chretien DeTroyes
Belting that has got wet will shrink and lacing must be let out before belt is put on again.Farm Engines and How to Run Them|James H. Stephenson
We came to the lacing of the stays, with their exaggerated length.Dawn O'Hara, The Girl Who Laughed|Edna Ferber