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dry lining

1. The surfacing a wall with gypsum lath, without the application of wet plaster.
2. (Brit.) Same as Dry Wall.
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Damp-proofing by using ventilated dry linings is one method.
Another method is to use dampproof membranes and as with dry linings you must first prepare by cleaning and making good the walls.
With dry linings such as silica, loss of density is critical because it increases interconnected porosity proportionately and, more importantly, opens up cellular pores closed by compaction, thus radically increasing access for metal and slag.