1. <machinery> The clothing (especially, an outer, wooden covering), as of a steam cylinder, applied to prevent the radiation of heat; a covering of lags.

Synonyms: deading and cleading.

2. Lags, collectively; narrow planks extending from one rib to another in the centering of arches.

(01 Mar 1998)

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