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wattle and daub

noun [U] uk   /ˌwɒt.l̩.əndˈdɔːb/  us   /ˌwɑː.t̬l̩.əndˈdɑːb/
a mixture of sticks, earth, and clay, used in some parts of the world as a building material: The walls of timber-framed houses were often made of wattle and daub. [before noun] a wattle-and-daub hut
Translations of “wattle and daub”
in Chinese (Traditional) 抹灰籬笆牆,泥笆牆(一些地方用作建築材料)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抹灰篱笆墙,泥笆墙(一些地方用作建筑材料)…
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