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stickwork

[stik-wurk] /ˈstɪkˌwɜrk/
noun, Sports.
1.
a player's degree of competence or proficiency as a baseball batter, hockey or lacrosse player, etc.:
Frequent practice improved his stickwork.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; stick1 + work
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Examples from the web for stickwork
  • There is a gable-on-hip with a stickwork wheel design on the west or main gable end.
  • Most designs have second floor balconies which are highlighted by flat balusters with decorative cut-outs or round stickwork.
  • There is a gable at the roofline with decorative stickwork at the peak and a round headed window in the center.
  • The overhanging eaves usually have exposed roof rafters or decorative braces and stickwork.

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