• Lathing Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Lath
  2. (n.) The act or process of covering with laths; laths, collectively; a covering of laths.

• Lath Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To cover or line with laths.
  2. (n.) A thin, narrow strip of wood, nailed to the rafters, studs, or floor beams of a building, for the purpose of supporting the tiles, plastering, etc. A corrugated metallic strip or plate is sometimes used.

• Lathe Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Formerly, a part or division of a county among the Anglo-Saxons. At present it consists of four or five hundreds, and is confined to the county of Kent.
  2. (n.) The movable swing frame of a loom, carrying the reed for separating the warp threads and beating up the weft; -- called also lay and batten.
  3. (n.) A granary; a barn.
  4. (n.) A machine for turning, that is, for shaping articles of wood, metal, or other material, by causing them to revolve while acted upon by a cutting tool.