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brickfield

[brik-feeld]
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noun British.
  1. brickyard.

Origin of brickfield

First recorded in 1795–1805; brick + field
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Examples from the Web for brickfield

Historical Examples

  • She had gone on, she said in her note, to an aunt and uncle who had a brickfield near Horsham.

    The War in the Air

    Herbert George Wells

  • Near the brickfield there is that immense windmill, for of course every town must have one.

  • In the spring of 1870 I went to work in a brickfield at Alby.

  • He said, in the most familiar way: “This is better than Brickfield Terrace, eh?”

    The Diary of a Nobody

    George Grossmith

  • He had not been at home of late; he had been busy up at Brickfield Farms.

    The Other Girls

    Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney