bead butt work


Also found in: Dictionary.

bead butt work

[′bēd ‚bət ‚wərk]
(building construction)

bead and butt, bead butt, bead butt work

bead and butt
Framed work in which the panel is flush with the framing and has a bead run on two edges in the direction of the grain; the ends are left plain.
Mentioned in ?