Flemish bond

Flemish bond

noun Masonry.
a brickwork bond having alternate stretchers and headers in each course, each header being centered above and below a stretcher.

Origin:
1765–75

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Flemish bond
 
n
a bond used in brickwork that has alternating stretchers and headers in each course, each header being placed centrally over a stretcher

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