1. [ noun ] (architecture) the section of a pedestal between the base and the surbase
Related terms: section pedestal
2. [ noun ] (architecture) panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest
Synonyms: wainscot
Related terms: panel wall
3. [ verb ] cut a dado into or fit into a dado
Related terms: groove carpentry
4. [ verb ] provide with a dado

"The owners wanted to dado their dining room"

Related terms: supply carpentry
5. [ noun ] a rectangular groove cut into a board so that another piece can fit into it
Related terms: groove
Similar spelling:   dad