The supportive framework of a wall or partition.(noun)
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Use "studwork" in a sentence
"The front door opened onto a large hallway which ran all the way through the rest of the house to the back door; its lime-bleached walls enhanced the reddish patina of the ground-floor windows, as well as the studwork and the polished wood of the doorways."
""The layout has been altered to the least degree possible and would retain all of the external doors and windows untouched, but two doors would be infilled behind with studwork and plasterboard to avoid bricking up and disturbance to the fabric," he says."