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assize

[ə′sīz]
(civil engineering)
A cylindrical block of stone forming one unit in a column.
A layer of stonework.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

assize

1. A cylindrical block of stone forming one unit in a column.
2. A course of stonework.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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