raking piece


a sloping piece of scenery, as on a television or stage set, especially such a piece used for masking the side of a ramp.
a wedge used for leveling scenery on a sloping stage.

Nearby words

  1. raki,
  2. raking,
  3. raking bond,
  4. raking cornice,
  5. raking course,
  6. rakish,
  7. rakishly,
  8. raku,
  9. rakʿa,
  10. rale

Origin of raking piece

First recorded in 1880–85

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