facing wall

facing wall

[′fās·iŋ ‚wȯl]
(civil engineering)
Concrete lining against the earth face of an excavation; used instead of timber sheeting.
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Your Childhood, 2001, a large installation, consists of a mirror with the words YOUR CHILDHOOD affixed to it in letters made from sulky-looking rag dolls; on a facing wall the soft, friendly, resigned snout of a white dog pokes out from under a blanket in its dog bed.
Cherry trees need a warm, sheltered site, can be trained against a south or south-west facing wall and will tolerate a wide range of soils, although it does have to be well drained and at least 2ft deep.
I want to cover a north facing wall, what would be suitable?
0 Plot: piling wall Visitor (the realization of the facing wall of the Visitors)
A customer was asking me this week about the best plants for their north facing wall. The perfect way to dress a north facing wall is with a shrub like pyracantha which is an evergreen shrub providing colour all year round.
"Clashes erupted after occupations patrols penetrated into the university's vicinity to fill a whole in a facing wall," state-run WAFA quoted a spokesperson of the Popular Resistance in Abu Dis as saying.
Festooned with the Qatari national colour maroon, the banner depicting the logos of QTA and Qatar National Day, has been set up on the West Bay facing wall of the Doha Exhibition Centre on Lusail Street.
The airplane hit the roof of an office building with its right wing tip, and struck the side of the north facing wall before falling into a parking lot.
For example, the "bedroom" wallpaper is continued on the facing wall; across from the "front and back porches" and "garage," farm-scene murals provide an "outdoor view."
At its end, a narrower ramp leads down at right angles against the facing wall like a looping gangway from the cafe or an extended catwalk.
you the viewer?--was again addressed in This is Me, This is You, 1999-2000, with a mirrorlike doubling of the portrait grid on a facing wall, leaving a corridor that would be filled by a network of connections of the viewer's own making.
RIPPING out an original fireplace, adding a conservatory to a south facing wall, or converting a loft space and including too little headroom are some of the mistakes made by owners wanting to sell their homes, according to new research.