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Meaning of LAGGING

Pronunciation:  'laging

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  used to wrap around pipes or boilers or laid in attics to prevent loss of heat

LAGGING is a 7 letter word that starts with L.


 See Also: insulant, insulating material, insulation



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Lag"ging\, n.
1. (Mach.) The clothing (esp., an outer, wooden covering), as
   of a steam cylinder, applied to prevent the radiation of
   heat; a covering of lags; -- called also {deading} and

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

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