brick construction, as contrasted with that using other materials.

Origin of brickwork

First recorded in 1570–80; brick + work Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for brickwork

stone, slab, cube, trade, ashlar, stonework

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British Dictionary definitions for brickwork



a structure, such as a wall, built of bricks
construction using bricks
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