Definition of timber-framing in English:

timber-framing

noun

  • See timber-frame

    • ‘The ground floor of this court was built of stone, while the upper levels, corresponding to the principal apartments on the first floor, were of timber-framing designed to hold the stucco reliefs.’
    • ‘Little Hall (open, as the headquarters of the Suffolk Preservation Society), which has been stripped to reveal a Tudor shop front, hints at the likely quality of the hidden timber-framing.’