cavity wall(redirected from hollow wall)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
(Building) a wall that consists of two separate walls, joined by wall-ties, with an airspace between them
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||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"
n → Hohlwand f; cavity wall insulation → Schaumisolierung f