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drag'ging piece"




(in a hipped roof) a short beam holding the foot of a hip rafter to counteract its thrust. Also called drag'ging beam", dragon beam, dragon piece.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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