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bondstone

[bond-stohn] /ˈbɒndˌstoʊn/
noun
1.
a stone, as a perpend, for bonding facing masonry to a masonry backing.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; bond1 + stone
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bondstone

/ˈbɒndˌstəʊn/
noun
1.
a long stone or brick laid in a wall as a header Also called bonder
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