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shiplap

[ship-lap] /ˈʃɪpˌlæp/
noun, Carpentry.
1.
an overlapping joint, as a rabbet, between two boards joined edge to edge.
2.
boarding joined with such overlapping joints.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; ship1 + lap2
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  • They still sport their intricate fret- and latticework, shiplap siding and ornamental voodoo patterns.
  • Aside from a red brick chimney on the north elevation, exterior surfaces are clad in narrow shiplap siding.
  • The house is sheathed in shiplap siding and has a steep gable roof.
  • It is a one-story, three room school clad in shiplap weatherboard and standing on brick piers.
  • The current stucco surface was applied to the exterior over the original wooden shiplap siding.
  • Horizontal and vertical laid shiplap, board-and-batten, and shingle siding can be found.
  • The original dwelling has an asymmetrical south facade covered with wide beaded shiplap.
  • The exterior of the building has wide grooved shiplap siding.
  • Overlap shiplap on long edge of panel with previous panel.
  • Aside from a painted brick chimney on the north elevation, exterior surfaces are clad in narrow shiplap siding.

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