half-timbered

[haf-tim-berd, hahf-]
adjective
(of a house or building) having the frame and principal supports of timber and the interstices filled in with masonry, plaster, or the like.
Also, half-timber.


Origin:
1840–50

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half-timbered or half-timber
 
adj
(of a building, wall, etc) having an exposed timber framework filled with brick, stone, or plastered laths, as in Tudor architecture
 
half-timber or half-timber
 
adj
 
half-'timbering or half-timber
 
n

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Example sentences
The half-timbered second story is patterned, with some diagonally curving timbers.
The southwest elevation has two windows and a ventilator in its half-timbered gable.
The gable ends have a simple simulated half-timbered effect and paneled verge boards.
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