dado: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (dā'dō), [key]
— n., pl. v. -does, -dos,
- Also calledthe part of a pedestal between the base and the cornice or cap. See diag. under
- the lower broad part of an interior wall finished in wallpaper, a fabric, paint, etc.
- a groove or rectangular section for receiving the end of a board.
- to provide with a dado.
- to insert (a board or the like) into a dado.
- dado (Thesaurus)