bricklike

bricklike

(ˈbrɪkˌlaɪk)
adj
resembling a brick
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The coupe is based on a Volvo concept car from 2013, which at the time read like the wishful fever dream of a brand known for bricklike vehicles.
In this way it helps protect the plants against drought, while in clay soils; it helps to add porosity to the soil and helps the soil to drain more easily, so that it does not stay waterlogged and does not dry out into a bricklike substance; ultimately improve plant growth and yield.
Ancient Egyptians might have rolled giant bricklike stones to pyramid building sites by strapping wooden rods to each rock, researchers suggest in a paper posted August 14 at arXiv.org.
They may be small spherical calcareous bodies, bricklike calcite crystals or form large volume of carbonate mud (Fig.4D,E & G).
Mineralization by molluscs is typically highly organized, nucleating from the inner mantle and radiating unidirectionally in systematic bricklike layers to the outer periostracum (Dauphin et at., 2003; Checa et at., 2009).
Breeders continued to perfect the breed with the goal of achieving a bricklike body shape similar to the Rhode Island Red.
It was rather hard and bricklike in the upper surfaces and surprisingly dry in the lower horizons.
The behind-the-scenes story here is that de la Pava self-published this novel through print-on-demand service Xlibris and has been slowly sending copies to potentially interested parties, many of whom have reported back with modifiers usually reserved for best-of-the-decade lists and comparisons to authors of exalted sprawling bricklike novels.
The heavy pitch and the Skylane's bricklike descent rate with full flaps and gear out--something you'd expect of the Space Shuttle--have led to a fair number of hard landings and runway loss-of-control accidents.
At the other extreme, clayey soils become hard and bricklike when they dry out.
Would you like to create a regular, bricklike look using urban-crete?
Chow was served on a sunken, red, bricklike tennis court.