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cavity wall

n
(Building) a wall that consists of two separate walls, joined by wall-ties, with an airspace between them
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Noun1.cavity wall - a wall formed of two thicknesses of masonry with a space between them
wall - an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
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cavity wall

nHohlwand f; cavity wall insulationSchaumisolierung f
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Neal and Peter follow that lead and find a hollow wall in another structure.
When fixing anything to a plasterboard wall, you must use a special wall plug - either a hollow wall self-drill or a cavity wall plug is suitable.
Once the fuel has warmed up, its vapor will travel up the hollow wall, pass through the perforations around the top of the body and form a ring of flame.
ICF Blocks are stacked up to form a hollow wall that is then filled with reinforcing steel and concrete.
My desk is a hollow wall away and it makes me jump -- oops, there it goes again
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Suggest hollow wall screw anchors and toggles to fasten standards to drywall and hollow block walls; lead screw anchors for brick, stone and masonry walls.
Right now, he is working on a hollow wall that will surround the castle.
By contrast, the safe exhibited in the space is no invention: It was found behind a hollow wall during a remodeling of the gallery.
This first hole is for the tightening screw of a friction control that consists of a 2 1/2-inch-long hollow wall anchor with a 1/4-inch bolt and long shank (specified with a 1/4L designation).