floatstone

[ floht-stohn ]
/ ˈfloʊtˌstoʊn /

noun Masonry.

a stone for rubbing bricks to be gauged.

Nearby words

  1. floating-point representation,
  2. floating-rate note,
  3. floatingly,
  4. floatplane,
  5. floats,
  6. floaty,
  7. flob,
  8. floc,
  9. floccillation,
  10. floccinaucinihilipilification

Origin of floatstone

First recorded in 1695–1705; float + stone

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