bricklaying


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brick·lay·er

 (brĭk′lā′ər)
n.
One who builds with bricks.

brick′lay′ing n.
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bricklaying

(ˈbrɪkˌleɪɪŋ)
n
(Building) the technique or practice of laying bricks
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brick•lay•ing

(ˈbrɪkˌleɪ ɪŋ)

n.
the act or occupation of laying bricks in construction.
[1475–85]
brick′lay`er, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bricklaying - the craft of laying bricksbricklaying - the craft of laying bricks    
masonry - the craft of a mason
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Translations

bricklaying

[ˈbrɪkˌleɪɪŋ] Nalbañilería f
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His upper part might have belonged to a small well-to-do tradesman, while his lower bore marks of recent bricklaying. Without its being remarkable, he had what one calls a good face, somewhat aquiline in character, with a refined forehead and nose.
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The Stoke College heat saw student and apprentice bricklaying competitors work to build a set piece within a limited timeframe.
Youngsters were given demonstrations of bricklaying, carpentry and paving and also learnt the importance of health and safety.
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A company in upstate New York sells an iPad-controlled bricklaying robot - which the firm says can speed up bricklaying by a factor of five, and has already been used to build apartments in Chicago and a university building in Alabama - but a New Jersey bricklayer union official said he's not worried about the high-tech device.A company in upstate New York sells an iPad-controlled bricklaying robot which the firm says can speed up bricklaying by a factor of five, and has already been used to build apartments in Chicago and a university building in Alabama but a New Jersey bricklayer union official said he's not worried about the high-tech device.
TTAG SCAFFOLDINGBRICKLAYERS & SQUADS TTAG are looking for experienced bricklayers and bricklaying squads in the Edinburgh area.
A 21-YEAR-OLD bricklaying apprentice from William Davis Homes has scooped an Apprentice of the Year award.
Ryan, 17, was crowned 'Construction Student of the Year' for his determination and drive to succeed having completed a bricklaying course at Newcastle College.
BRICKLAYING students from Hugh Baird College are to play a major part in a unifying project that is attracting global attention.
US company Construction Robotics has created a bricklaying robot that it says works three to five times faster than human builders can manage.