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dado

da·do

dado

 
pronunciation:
deI do
part of speech: noun
inflections: dadoes
definition 1: in architecture, the section of a pedestal between the top and bottom moldings.
definition 2: the lower part of a wall in a room or hallway, when it is decorated differently from the upper part, as with paneling; wainscot; wainscoting.
definition 3: in carpentry, a rectangular groove into which the end of a board is or can be set.