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bricklaying

[brik-ley-ing]
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noun
  1. the act or occupation of laying bricks in construction.
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Origin of bricklaying

First recorded in 1475–85; brick + laying
Related formsbrick·lay·er, noun
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bricklayer

noun
  1. a person trained or skilled in laying bricks
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bricklaying

noun
  1. the technique or practice of laying bricks
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