bondstone

[ bond-stohn ]
/ ˈbɒndˌstoʊn /

noun

a stone, as a perpend, for bonding facing masonry to a masonry backing.

Nearby words

  1. bondman,
  2. bonds,
  3. bondservant,
  4. bondslave,
  5. bondsman,
  6. bondswoman,
  7. bonduc,
  8. bondwoman,
  9. bone,
  10. bone ash

Origin of bondstone

First recorded in 1835–45; bond1 + stone

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British Dictionary definitions for bondstone

bondstone

/ (ˈbɒndˌstəʊn) /

noun

a long stone or brick laid in a wall as a headerAlso called: bonder
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