cinder block


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cinder block

[′sin·dər ‚bläk]
(materials)
A hollow block made of cinder concrete.
(metallurgy)
A block which closes the front of a blast furnace, containing the cinder notch.

cinder block, Brit.

clinker block A lightweight masonry unit made of cinder concrete; widely used for interior partitions.
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I've seen and shot samples from both worlds, although I haven't personally used the company's barrels to pound cinder blocks.
Managing the additional locations has kept Carl and Brenda busy, but also has kept American Auto on a growth path that has also included a major facility expansion to its original cinder block building in Fond du Lac.
Either the cinder block tower is the negative space of the Eiffel Tower or the Eiffel Tower is the negative space of the cinder blocks.
Mark's built Casa de La Cruz, a large cinder block building to house various activities, its permanent missioners, and the constant stream of visitors from the parish.
Activity: Invite all players to "take a stand" together, balancing atop the boards, without touching the cinder blocks or the ground.
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Colleen Codekas' take on the straightforward cinder block stove includes a sturdy foundation that would be at home in any backyard, fishing spot, or campsite.
In an adjacent gallery, a series of four photographs focused on the letter X, as constructed by the artist (variously using letters of cinder block and cardboard painted black) and as "found" (spray-painted on a police-car door and tracing a residue of glue).
SPRINGFIELD - A drunken-driving suspect was uninjured Tuesday morning when his pickup truck crashed through a downtown Springfield building's cinder block wall.
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We filled the raised beds and cinder block holes with good dirt, and maintained them with compost and organic amendments.
Fasten the buoy with nylon twine to a cinder block or concrete weight with an eye bolt imbedded in it.