mud wall

mud wall

A wall usually constructed of a mixture of clay and a binder such as chopped straw; often, gravel is added.
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Further down, on some waste land separated from the road by a dry ditch and a low mud wall, a cluster of hemlocks, nearly six feet high, poisoned the air with their odor.
We interviewed also through a grating in a mud wall closing a blind alley an immensely corpulent Ital ian, who, the ex-sergeant-major remarked to me perfunctorily, had "killed another man last year.
He kicked backward at a mud wall that crumbled at the stroke, and, crumbling, melted to yellow mud under the torrent of rain.
Fragments of bone were driven into the body and the ground like bullets into a mud wall.
There were no signs of life, but there was the ruined roof, the long mud wall peeping above the grass, with three little square window-holes, no two of the same size; all this brought within reach of my hand, as it were.
We go across the level plain, twenty yoke of us, till we are unyoked again, and we graze while the big guns talk across the plain to some town with mud walls, and pieces of the wall fall out, and the dust goes up as though many cattle were coming home.
the essential and order-determining services are: excavation: approximately 11 000 m 3 excavation shoring: approximately 1 100 m 2 carrier screed wall, approximately 100 m 2 mud wall, approximately 250 m 2 underpinning.
The initial construction of the brick fort was carried out during the time of the Baloch rule, and further fortification in the form of a thick mud wall was undertaken during the Pathan rule.
Maximum numbers of cases were found living in house which were made up of mud wall with thatch roof and presence of cracks in the walls of the rooms.
The Amman Road at the Uraibi area in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah was flooded after the mud wall surrounding the water reservoir of a contracting company collapsed on Wednesday.
A mud wall seemingly, costing not much to build but archaeologically priceless, falling apart will be gone forever.
wide crack in the front mud wall but could not stop hearing howling-by