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GARRETTING

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Originally appearing in Volume V11, Page 475 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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GARRETTING, properly GALLETTING, a term in architecture for the process in which the " gallets " or small splinters of stone are inserted in the joints of coarse masonry to protect the mortar joints; they are stuck in while the mortar is wet.
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