Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a kind of boarding or siding in which adjoining boards are rabbeted along the edge so as to make a flush joint
- such a joint
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Wooden siding rabbeted so that the edge of one board overlaps the one next to it in a flush joint.
- shipˈlappedˌ adjective