timbering

[ tim-ber-ing ]
/ ˈtɪm bər ɪŋ /

noun

building material of wood.

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Origin of timbering

First recorded in 1125–75, timbering is from the Middle English word timbrung.See timber, -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for timbering

timbering
/ (ˈtɪmbərɪŋ) /

noun

timbers collectively
work made of timber
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