solid brick

solid brick

A brick which meets the specifications for a solid masonry unit.
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"Well, I don't much believe in murderers* who make their escape through walls of solid brick. I think Daddy Jacques did wrong to leave behind him the weapon with which the crime was committed and, as he occupied the attic immediately above Mademoiselle Stangerson's room, the builder's job ordered by the examining magistrate will give us the key of the enigma and it will not be long before we learn by what natural trap, or by what secret door, the old fellow was able to slip in and out, and return immediately to the laboratory to Monsieur Stangerson, without his absence being noticed.
She respected their arguments without always listening to them, much as she respected a solid brick wall, or one of those immense municipal buildings which, although they compose the greater part of our cities, have been built day after day and year after year by unknown hands.
With solid brick pillars, matching those of your existing building, and a signature lantern roof, an orangery is a stylish glazed extension.
"There must have been a lot of noise because the walls were solid brick.
BOFFINS at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have announced a remarkable new system that can "see" people moving the other side of solid brick walls.
The original building is thought to have been constructed in the 1920s/30s and is of solid brick construction.
How many times have you viewed what seems like the perfect character cottage - exposed brick, original ceiling beams, roaring re - only to open the door and be faced with a solid brick wall and no garden space to speak of?
If the tiles are on a solid brick wall or a plasterboard wall, a machine might be worth it for a large contract job.
We know less about the solid brick mansard-roofed building in the center, except that it was built around 1899 and stood for a little more than 50 years.
In addition, 26 sandstone and solid brick built homes in Front Street, Tudhoe, had internal wall insulation installed to reduce the high heating costs resulting from the solid wall construction, whilemaintaining their attractive stone appearance externally.
The three-storey solid brick building, near one of the city's busiest intersections, was nominated in September for inclusion on the city's list of historical resources.