Matched lumber

Matched lumber

Any lumber which has been edge-dressed and shaped to make a tongue-and-groove joint on the edges when laid edge to edge.

matched lumber

Lumber having dressed edges and prepared for tongue-and-groove joints.
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Another reason for its popularity is that it is possible to get large runs of matched lumber from one tree, added Hearne.
This was done to ensure that matched lumber was dried in both the laboratory kiln and the commercial kiln.