Incertum

In`cer´tum


a.1.Doubtful; not of definite form.
Opus incertum
(Anc. Arch.) a kind of masonry employed in building walls, in which the stones were not squared nor laid in courses; rubblework.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Gracias a los ultimos trabajos sabemos que el acueducto presenta una combinacion de tecnicas constructivas a lo largo de sus mas de 80 km de recorrido, entre las cuales destaca el uso de diferentes aparejos como opus caementicium, opus vittatum, opus incertum, opus reticulatum y opus latericium (Perez y Bestue, 2008: 241; Perez y Bestue, 2010: 187).
Paris architecture firm Festen stripped away outdated ornamentation and bad renovations in favor of broad windows, clean lines, and opus incertum stonework.
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Siamo all'interno dell'inarrestabile "opus incertum" (Bassetti e Matteucci, 2013b: 220) lucreziano, "un pack di epoche ma anche di spazi contrastanti, in cui ogni lastrone cozza, si accosta, si sfalda o va alla deriva" (Bassetti e Matteucci, 2013b: 220).