bricks and mortar

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bricks and mortar

n
1. (Commerce)
a. a building or buildings: he invested in bricks and mortar rather than stocks and shares.
b. (as modifier): a bricks-and-mortar fortune.
2. (Commerce)
a. a physical business premises rather than an internet presence
b. (as modifier): bricks-and-mortar firms.
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Noun1.bricks and mortar - building material consisting of bricks laid with mortar between them
building material - material used for constructing buildings