- Also called lath·work [lath-wurk, lahth-] /ˈlæθˌwɜrk, ˈlɑθ-/ for defs. 1, 2.
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How to use lathing in a sentence
A wooden house must first be covered with two thicknesses of roofing-paper, then by wire lathing.Diggers in the Earth | Eva March Tappan
In another room, a shell had sprayed the ceiling, so we had to pull the plaster down to the bare lathing.Golden Lads | Arthur Gleason and Helen Hayes Gleason
Round the cone a strip of thin lathing is coiled on a spiral; could any one stand on these steps and draw the inside of the cone?Field and Hedgerow | Richard Jefferies
The walls are lined with a reed lathing over which mud is plastered.A Study of Pueblo Architecture: Tusayan and Cibola | Victor Mindeleff and Cosmos Mindeleff
These specimens are very interesting examples of aboriginal lathing and plastering applied to stone work.A Study of Pueblo Architecture: Tusayan and Cibola | Victor Mindeleff and Cosmos Mindeleff