bricklaying

[ brik-ley-ing ]
/ ˈbrɪkˌleɪ ɪŋ /

noun

the act or occupation of laying bricks in construction.

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Origin of bricklaying

First recorded in 1475–85; brick + laying

OTHER WORDS FROM bricklaying

bricklayer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for bricklaying

bricklaying
/ (ˈbrɪkˌleɪɪŋ) /

noun

the technique or practice of laying bricks
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