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brick-and-mortar

or bricks-and-mor·tar

[brik-uh n-mawr-ter]
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adjective
  1. pertaining to conventional stores, businesses, etc., having physical buildings and facilities, as opposed to Internet or remote services.
  2. made of bricks and mortar.
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  • Beyond destroying the brick-and-mortar remains of feudalism, he did nothing for the people.

  • And when the last survivors fled to their brick-and-mortar fastnesses, our work was only half done.

    The Road

    Jack London

  • I was more pleased with the Palace than any other brick-and-mortar structure that came under my observation.

    Los Gringos

    H. A. (Henry Agustus) Wise