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Definition of eaves lath
eaves lathEaves Eaves, n. pl. [OE. evese, pl. eveses, AS. efese eaves,
brim, brink; akin to OHG. obisa, opasa, porch, hall, MHG.
obse eaves, Icel. ups, Goth. ubizwa porch; cf. Icel.
upsar-dropi, OSw. ops["a]-drup water dropping from the eaves.
Probably from the root of E. over. The s of eaves is in
English regarded as a plural ending, though not so in Saxon.
See Over, and cf. Eavesdrop.]
1. (Arch.) The edges or lower borders of the roof of a
building, which overhang the walls, and cast off the water
that falls on the roof.
2. Brow; ridge. [Obs.] ``Eaves of the hill.' --Wyclif.
3. Eyelids or eyelashes.
And closing eaves of wearied eyes. --Tennyson.
Eaves board (Arch.), an arris fillet, or a thick board with
a feather edge, nailed across the rafters at the eaves of
a building, to raise the lower course of slates a little,
or to receive the lowest course of tiles; -- called also
eaves catch and eaves lath.
Eaves channel, Eaves gutter, Eaves trough. Same as
Eaves molding (Arch.), a molding immediately below the
eaves, acting as a cornice or part of a cornice.
Eaves swallow (Zo["o]l.).
(a) The cliff swallow; -- so called from its habit of
building retort-shaped nests of mud under the eaves of
buildings. See Cliff swallow, under Cliff.
(b) The European swallow.
Meaning of eaves lath from wikipedia
. Common characteristics
of Dutch colonial architecture
are they typically, but not always
had Gambrel roofs
with flared eaves
- a common
bond. On the interior, the walls
are covered using plaster
. The sills, lintels
and keystones around
are made of Indiana...
- the roof pitch
method: Some shingles
can be installed
on lath where others
need solid sheathing
(sheeting) on the roof deck. All shingle...
- cl****ically inspired wooden
mantels. Many of the finishes, including
and plaster walls
architraves, are original. On the east of the...
- end. Brackets support
its wide overhanging eaves
. It is faced
in half-timbered beige stucco
on a metal lath
. Some of the exterior
has been defaced
- entailed vertical columns which transitioned
into curved glued laminated eaves
zones, and then became sloped
rafters, all in a single laminated
of woodworking. In traditional
buildings, the vigas support latillas
are placed crosswise
and upon which
roof is laid, often...
- more crucial
for fireproofing. These
were commonly covered first
in bamboo lath followed
by several applications
of clay applied
in a complex
- has since
been removed. This addition
has boxed eaves
its metal decking
roof. The eaves
by a crimped
- last (adj./adv.) last (v.) last "shoemaker's block" latch
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