running bond

noun
a brickwork bond having successive courses of overlapping stretchers.
Also called stretcher bond.
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It is a nearly rectangular two-story structure laid with smooth-faced yellow
  brick in running bond.
The brick is laid in running bond with a projecting header row every fifth
  course.
The building is clad with running bond, red brick and decorative cast-stone
  trim.
The remaining three facades are of red brick in a running bond pattern.
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