Rendering coat

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Description

A building term for the first coat of plaster or cement used to cover stone or brick surfaces. Render is a thick, coarse plaster mixed with sand or other aggregates. It is usually finished with a fine plaster layer such as fine stuff, float finish, or limewash.

Synonyms and Related Terms

render; rebôco (Port.); harling (Scot.)

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