backing brick

backing brick

[′bak·iŋ ‚brik]
(civil engineering)
A relatively low-quality brick used behind face brick or other masonry.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

backing brick

A relatively low-quality brick used behind the face brick or behind other masonry. See also: Brick
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backing brick

A relatively low-quality brick used behind face brick or other masonry.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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