a pile of loosely stacked bricks in the regenerator of a regenerative furnace.
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How to use checkerwork in a sentence
On his wise shoulders through the checkerwork of leaves the sun flung spangles, dancing coins.Ulysses | James Joyce
Twelve enormous masses of metallic checkerwork, covered with wide cooling fins, almost filled the vast hall.Spacehounds of IPC | Edward Elmer Smith
Five weaves are recognized by the Tinguian, but they are really variations of two—checkerwork and the diagonal or twilled.The Tinguian | Fay-Cooper Cole
Masses of flue-dust had clogged the holes in the checkerwork and reduced its power for holding heat.Steel | Charles Rumford Walker
My first sensation, as I stepped off the ladder to the checkerwork inside the stove, was relief.Steel | Charles Rumford Walker