Hewn or squared stone also masonry made from squared or hewn rock
- a rectangular block of hewn stone employed for building reasons
- Alt. of Ashler
belated 14c., "square rock for building or paving," from Old French aiseler, from Latin axillaris, from axilla, diminutive of axis "board, plank," that will be perhaps not similar axis that means "axle." The stone feeling is distinct to English.
(n.) Alt. of Ashler
Grey tufa period; ashlar masonry of tufa, coated with fine white stucco; rubble work of lava.