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blank wall

noun
1.
an impassable barricade or obstacle; a situation in which further progress is impossible:
Attempts to get information by questioning the neighbors ran into a blank wall.
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  • If you then look at a blank wall, you'll see a ghostly afterimage of the flag in reversed colors for a few seconds.
  • Spectators fill bleachers as if at a sporting event to watch a team of artists transform a blank wall into art.
  • Windows opening shall be balanced to avoid large blank wall surfaces on the façade.
  • Subjects looked straight ahead at a blank wall, and received no visual feedback from either the video screen or the tester.
  • blank wall elements should be treated well with art or other materials.
  • Use an overhead projector to project the transparency large onto a blank wall.
  • blank wall space is discouraged, and minimum amounts of fenestration should be prescribed.
  • Find a blank wall to use as the site you are looking at.
  • Approaching handrail ends on a blank wall in the interior corners of a car do not have to return to the wall.
  • Provide all sensors with blank wall plate, vandal-proof covers that are flush with wall.

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