timberwork

[tim-ber-wurk]
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noun

structural work formed of timbers.

Nearby words

  1. timberjack,
  2. timberlake,
  3. timberland,
  4. timberline,
  5. timberman,
  6. timberyard,
  7. timbre,
  8. timbrel,
  9. timbuktu,
  10. time

Origin of timberwork

First recorded in 1350–1400, timberwork is from the Middle English word timberwerk. See timber, work

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British Dictionary definitions for timberwork

timberwork

noun

a structure made of timber
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