raking course


noun

a concealed course of bricks laid diagonally to the wall surface in a raking bond.

Nearby words

  1. raker tooth,
  2. raki,
  3. raking,
  4. raking bond,
  5. raking cornice,
  6. raking piece,
  7. rakish,
  8. rakishly,
  9. raku,
  10. rakʿa

Origin of raking course

First recorded in 1875–80

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