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Synonyms for brick

kind person


brick something up

Words related to brick

rectangular block of clay baked by the sun or in a kiln

a good fellow

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You'll discover how women were the driving force behind the Black Country's worldwide reputation for brickmaking.
Sedeno introduced the technology of brickmaking and burning limestone to make lime as mortar for brick and stones to build stone structures.
5) Common hazardous activities in Bolivia include working in the sugar and chestnut industries, brickmaking, sale of alcoholic beverages, garbage collection, cleaning of hospitals, and sexual exploitation.
The article focuses on young children engaged in the brickmaking business in India, explaining how familial poverty forces children to choose hard labor as opposed to attending school.
In north west Canada they bought a huge chunk of land because the clay it contained would be good for brickmaking.
2009), the main constraint is that the glass must have a particle size below the limit of the pan mills used in brickmaking (< 1 mm).
The plaza's masonry walls are clad with clinker brick, a cast off of the brickmaking process, whose curvature and malformations are accented, rather than minimized.
Brickmaking in India employs about 10 million workers, at more than 150,000 sites.
Thus it can be stated that the beginning of brickmaking clearly correlates with the beginning of the construction boom in the Estonian area in the 14th century, during the course of which the town areas were re-planned, and the construction of town fortifications, stone churches and stone houses began.
The new brew, the brewery's fourth after three celebrating former Blaydon MPs Joseph Cowan Snr and Jnr and the area's brickmaking history, is a 3.
Also in Gweru, two young entrepreneurs in brickmaking, Patricia Furusa and Discussion Jiri, were given a $1,500 loan from the Youth Fund to inject into their business.
Benfey writes about brickmaking (the business of another of his relatives) and about Bartram's role in the search for kaolin in North Carolina--the 'white gold' so desirable that Josiah Wedgwood sent an agent from England into the Cherokee Territory in 1767.
Except for primary purposes (mainly for domestic use, and use for subsistence-oriented socio-economic activities such as brickmaking and livestock watering), any use of commercial water requires a permit from the state.
They have received on-the-job training and actively participated in the brickmaking project on site until the end of December.
Ringer crafts his story with precision and care and in a manner that attests to both his own research skills and his passion for the skills of brickmaking and ornamental bricklaying.