Definitions for "Rough-In"
In hardware, metal fastenings on cabinets which are usually concealed, like staples
Process of wiring a home and installing rough-in sections of the fixtures and the back boxes of electrical devices; precedes the finish work.
Installing the boxes, cables, and making "in-wall" connections while the walls are still open. Later, final connections are made and the devices and appliances are installed during the trim-out.
Keywords:  skeleton, putting, building
Putting up the skeleton of the building.
Abbreviation for the mechanical systems of a home