How to use Laths in a sentence

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  • Ventilation is afforded at the ends, usually by tilting laths, operated by a cord.

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  • The timber is very much twisted in grain, and liable to warp and split, but is used for making plasterers' laths and for fencing; "shingles" for roofing are sometimes made of it.

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  • The next step is to remove the harvested crop to the drying-shed; primed leaves are placed at once in shallow baskets or boxes, and when under cover are strung on string or on wire and hung up on laths in the barn.

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  • These cut plants may be laid in rows on the ground to wilt, or spitted on long rods or laths supported on trestles, or placed on special drying racks.

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  • When sufficiently wilted they are hauled to the barn and hung up there on the same laths on which they were placed in the field.

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  • Artificial shading, first by laths, and later by cheesecloth, both supported on posts, was then resorted to with eminently satisfactory results.

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  • The new laths will then be painted to match the existing finish.

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  • The parent chamber and the ambulatory were ceiled, sometimes with interlacing strips of bark or broad laths, so as to produce a plaited effect sometimes with plain boards.

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  • Formerly, the logs were shipped as square timber, but now almost always in the form of deals, planks or laths; such square timber as is still shipped goes almost entirely to Great Britain.

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  • The roof is sometimes of bamboo solely, and when split, which is accomplished with the greatest ease, it can be formed into laths or planks.

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  • The plaster is pushed onto and into the timber laths, which have been nailed to upright studs.

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  • Produced from steel laths, construction meets with rigorous testing procedures.

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  • Do not scour or float a scratch coat on laths. as this may damage the nibs.

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  • If you opt for the cheaper plasterboard option, you will need to cut out the laths.

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  • The main timbers had split and were repaired by stitching wooden laths over the damage.

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  • The batten thickness on the circular bay was achieved by using thinner pliable laths until the required thickness had been achieved.

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