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1) wattle and daub. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A building material consisting of interwoven rods and laths or twigs plastered with mud or clay, used especially in the construction of simple dwellings or as an...

2) jacal. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: pl. jaˇcaˇles (-kals) or jaˇcals A thatch-roofed hut made of wattle and daub found in Mexico and the southwest United States. American Spanish, from...

3) half-timber house. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...and bracing members, was of timber, usually oak. The outside enclosing walls were of wattle and daub, plaster, or brick, the material being used as a filling between...

4) rancheria. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...changes in the river course. Houses were usually flat-roofed structures with woven cane or wattle and daub walls. House clusters shared ramadas, or unwalled, roofed...

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