breeze block

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a light concrete building block made with cinder aggregate

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Winter returned with a second breeze block, weighing 44.6lbs.
``Then, as he went to return to the house, he was punched in the mouth and a breeze block was thrown at him, striking his leg.''
At her trial, Nolan, of Linnhe Crescent, was cleared of behaving in a threatening manner by shouting, swearing, behaving in an aggressive manner, making abusive remarks and throwing pieces of breeze block.
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He appeared at the city's Magistrates Court a few days later, where it was heard Mulligan had struck his father on the head with a breeze block.
Police found "considerable damage" in the restaurant's office, with breeze block rubble on the floor from a hole in the wall.
QHOW do I stop bad odours seeping through the breeze block walls from the bin area next to my flat?
HO R R I F I E D RSPCA inspectors found a dog starved to death in a Midland garden shed which had been jammed shut with a breeze block.
BAHRAIN's top policeman has ordered an investigation after a video uploaded onto the Internet appeared to show officers throwing a breeze block at the window of a house, in Sitra.
A TEENAGER punched and kicked another young man outside a supermarket then later hurled a breeze block through the back window of a parked car in which the victim was sitting.
From monolithic concrete structures such as motorway bridges and power stations, to the more prosaic breeze block, raw concrete and cement are left unfinished or polished to a shine.
In Lothian and Borders, incidents have included attacks with hammers, bricks, knives, lumps of concrete and coins while one crew reported that a breeze block was thrown off a bridge on to a fire engine.
A TAXI driver says his cab was targeted by yobs who hurled a chunk of breeze block from a Redcar seafront shop roof onto his windscreen.
A MAN accused of murdering his father hit him with a breeze block, a court heard yesterday.
"They can be replaced but the people in them can't," said Jamie who is now a timber merchant "Another time in Brighouse a milk lorry was coming out of a side road and pulled out and I had to slam on my brakes and breeze block bricks actually fell off my wagon."