bedding course

bedding course

[′bed·iŋ ‚kȯrs]
(civil engineering)
The first layer of mortar at the bottom of masonry.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bedding course

1. The first layer of mortar at the bottom of masonry.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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