A strip of plaster of the thickness proposed for the coat, applied to the wall at intervals of four or five feet, as a guide.
- A long monotonous speech or piece of writing.
- A strip of wood, plaster, or metal placed on a wall or pavement as a guide for the even application of plaster or concrete.
- A layer or strip of material used to level off a horizontal surface such as a floor.
- A smooth final surface of a substance, such as concrete, applied to a floor.