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  1. the act, process, or occupation of making bricks.
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Origin of brickmaking

First recorded in 1695–1705; brick + making
Related formsbrick·mak·er, noun
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Historical Examples of brickmaking

  • Brickmaking was a lost art, stone was found only in a few places.

    The Necessity of Atheism

    Dr. D.M. Brooks

  • Brickmaking had become, by September, quite an important industry.

  • The lost art of brickmaking was reintroduced by the Flemings.

  • A beginning had been made, however, and some knowledge of brickmaking gained.

  • Volcanic action is imitated in this common, simple process of brickmaking.