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Why turkey has the same name as Turkey
(of a person) having a stiff, expressionless face.
having a rocky surface.
noting a stone or stonework the visible face of which is dressed with a hammer, with or without a chiseled draft at the edges; quarry-faced.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The courthouse features
sandstone accented by smooth and carved stone.
The post made of a single native timber log is embedded in a
The few masonry structures in the district were constructed of
concrete block or stretcher-bond brick.
It is constructed of red pressed brick, laid in running bond on a raised foundation of
, coursed ashlar limestone.
The raised foundation of both buildings is
sandstone, currently painted salmon.
Although the architect's drawings depict smooth stone walls, the ground floor walls were built with
Three courses of
red brick are used at the water table and above the flat lintels.
It rests on its original foundation of
It rests on a foundation of
sandstone blocks, which are painted white.
The foundations have been faced with a
composition stone laid in broken courses.
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