[ pahr-ji-ting ]
/ ˈpɑr dʒɪ tɪŋ /
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the act of a person who pargets.
ornamental or fine plasterwork, especially exterior plasterwork bearing designs in low relief.
a lining of mortar or plaster for a chimney flue or the like.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also especially British, par·get·ting; parget (for defs. 2, 3).
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Example sentences from the Web for pargeting
In the Little Shambles, too, there are many curious details in the high gables, pargeting and oriel windows.Yorkshire Painted And Described|Gordon Home
Broken oyster shells are distinguishable in the decorated plasterwork, indicating that the pargeting was done at Jamestown.New Discoveries at Jamestown|John L. Cotter