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A. For the purpose of this bylaw, certain terms and words shall have the meanings given herein. Words used in the present tense include the future. The singular number includes the plural and the plural the singular. The words "used or occupied" include the words "designed, arranged, intended or offered to be used or occupied." The words building, structure, lot, land or premises shall be construed as though followed by the words "or any portion thereof". The word "shall" is always mandatory and not merely directory.

B. Terms and words not defined herein but defined in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts State Building Code shall have the meanings given therein unless a contrary intention clearly appears. Words not defined in either place shall have the meaning given in Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, Third Edition, or as amended.