Thesaurus / scantling
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Look out there, Jerry, or that piece of scantling will be down on your head!
That summer I set out 2,200 more wild roots in common garden soil using lath nailed to frames of scantling for shade.
GINSENG AND OTHER MEDICINAL PLANTSA. R. (ARTHUR ROBERT) HARDING
I used the pieces of scantling for the corner-posts and nailed the laths on the sides, top, and one end.
Then in these blocks holes were drilled which were carried clear through the scantling.
THE SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN BOYA. RUSSELL (ALEXANDER RUSSELL) BOND
In reality it consisted of three stout planks braced together underneath, and resting on scantling supports.
Boys stood ready, however, with short pieces of scantling to place upright beneath the bent; and the men had time to breathe.
THE CHAINBEARERJ. FENIMORE COOPER
It lay, tongued and grooved, with the scantling for fixing it, just where the timber merchant's men had deposited it—on the floor.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
Pine planks, three inches thick, are then laid across with their ends resting on the scantling.
In silence, and immediately, they seized a long piece of scantling that lay handily.
I want two pieces of scantling strong enough for a hangman's beam.

WORDS RELATED TO SCANTLING

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.