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novelty siding

noun

drop siding

noun
1.
weatherboarding having its upper edges narrowed to fit into grooves or rabbets in its lower edges, and its backs flat against the sheathing or studs of the wall.
Also called novelty siding.
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  • If novelty siding is used without any under sheathing, it may be treated in the same way.

    Carpentry and Woodwork Edwin W. Foster
  • For a cabin or shop, novelty siding, clapboards or even shingles may be used.

    Carpentry and Woodwork Edwin W. Foster

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