quarter closer

quarter closer, quarter closure

quarter closer
A brick which has been cut to one-quarter of its normal length but is of normal thickness and width; used to complete a course or to space normalsized bricks.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The pace of GDP growth looks set to weaken from the 0.2% rate indicated for the second quarter closer to 0.1% in the third quarter."
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