lath

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Food

  • A legume, Lathyrus sativus, grown as a fodder plant and, in poor areas, for its seeds which are used like other pulses.

Real Estate

  • noun one of the thin strips of wood used to form a framework to support plaster, tiles or slates
  • noun a sheet of metal or a framework of wire mesh used as a support for plasterwork
  • verb to nail laths to a surface before plastering, tiling or fixing slates
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