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brick·work

 (brĭk′wûrk′)
n.
1. The technique or work of constructing with bricks and mortar.
2. A structure made of bricks.
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brickwork

(ˈbrɪkˌwɜːk)
n
1. (Building) a structure, such as a wall, built of bricks
2. (Building) construction using bricks
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brick•work

(ˈbrɪkˌwɜrk)

n.
1. construction using brick.
2. something made of bricks.
[1570–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brickwork - masonry done with bricks and mortarbrickwork - masonry done with bricks and mortar
masonry - structure built of stone or brick by a mason
nogging - rough brick masonry used to fill in the gaps in a wooden frame
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Translations

brickwork

[ˈbrɪkwɜːk] Nenladrillado m, ladrillos mpl
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

brickwork

[ˈbrɪkwɜːrk] nbriquetage m, maçonnerie f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

brickwork

[ˈbrɪkˌwɜːk] nmuratura in mattoni
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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This leads into a reception hall with tiled ?oor and inglenook ?replace with herring bone patterned brick hearth with cast iron wood burning stove, cold bread oven and beam above.
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