plasterwork

[ plas-ter-wurk, plah-ster- ]
/ ˈplæs tərˌwɜrk, ˈplɑ stər- /

noun Building Trades.

finish or ornamental work done in plaster.

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Origin of plasterwork

First recorded in 1590–1600; plaster + work
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for plasterwork

  • The slugs from the gun must be in the building—embedded in the plasterwork somewhere.

    Infinite Intruder|Alan Edward Nourse