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bricklaying

[brik-ley-ing] /ˈbrɪkˌleɪ ɪŋ/
noun
1.
the act or occupation of laying bricks in construction.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; brick + laying
Related forms
bricklayer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for bricklayer

bricklayer

/ˈbrɪkˌleɪə/
noun
1.
a person trained or skilled in laying bricks

bricklaying

/ˈbrɪkˌleɪɪŋ/
noun
1.
the technique or practice of laying bricks
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Slang definitions & phrases for bricklayer

bricklayer

noun

An inaccurate basketball shooter: His drawback is that he's a bricklayer from the free throw line (1990s+ Sports)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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