Definition of Haunching

1. haunch [v] - See also: haunch



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Haunching

haulsed
haulses
haulsing
haulst
hault
haulyard
haulyards
haum
haums
haunce
haunced
haunces
haunch
haunched
haunches
haunching (current term)
hauncing
haunt
haunted
haunted houses
hauntedly
hauntedness
haunter
haunters
haunting
hauntingly
hauntingness
hauntings
haunts

Literary usage of Haunching

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Notes on Building Construction by Henry Fidler, Great Britain Dept. of Science and Art (1875)
"An example of such haunching is also shown in the lock rail of the door, Fig. 304. Occasionally two tenons side by side in the thickness of the framing are ..."

2. Spons' Dictionary of Engineering, Civil, Mechanical, Military, and Naval by Edward Spon, Oliver Byrne (1874)
"The haunching is usually carried up at the back in a plumb- line with the abutment, ... Steps are sometimes introduced to lighten the haunching. ..."

3. Manual of Railway Engineering: For the Field and Office by Charles Philip Cotton (1874)
"The haunching is usually carried up at the back in a plumb line with the abutment, ... Steps are sometimes introduced to lighten the haunching. ..."

4. Jobbing Work for the Carpenter by Edward H. Crussell (1914)
"haunching The shoulders of the tenons require very accurate cutting, which should be done with a tenon saw (or back saw, as it is Fig. 83. ..."

5. Manual of Railway Engineering for the Field and the Office by Charles Philip Cotton (1874)
"The haunching is usually carried up at the back in a plumb line with the abutment, ... Steps are sometimes introduced to lighten the haunching. ..."

6. Reinforced Concrete by Albert Wells Buel, Charles Shattuck Hill (1906)
"In the first and second arrangements of the slabs the portions of the beams below the slab are enclosed by a separate boxing or by a haunching of concrete ..."

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