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Synonyms for quarry

Synonyms for quarry

a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence

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a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate

animal hunted or caught for food

extract (something such as stones) from or as if from a quarry

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The Multiwash, TRUVOX INTERNATIONAL'S multipurpose floor cleaning machine, gives good results on most types of hard floor covering including wood, vinyl, studded rubber, linoleum, marble, granite, stone, quarry tiles, profiled ceramic floors and non-slip safety floors.
Before the present rush to laminate flooring, we went through a phase of ceramic tiles or quarry tiles in kitchens, bathrooms, entrance halls and cloakrooms.
In the old days, quarry tiles were relatively thick and heavy, unglazed and relatively soft clay tiles laid on to a solid bed of concrete, or even compacted earth, but with flexible joints between.
It now produces tiles for domestic, commercial and industrial applications, including glazed, porcelain and quarry tiles.
In 1997 Dennis Ruabon had more than 45 pc of the quarry tile market and is the only ceramic tile manufacturer in Wales.
A bespoke oak and glass door leads into the reception hall which has more quarry tiles with decorative border, exposed brick mullioned windows to the rear, wood panelling and high ceiling with exposed beams.
ooring in the dining room where the quarry tiles are red and black.
Off this is a dining room with original fi replace and Victorian range as well as original quarry tiles and antique fi tted cupboards.
With such sensibilities, I would not even consider the wide range of synthetic floor coverings that masqueraded as wood or quarry tiles or even marble.