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sand-lime brick

[ sand-lahym ]
/ ˈsændˌlaɪm /
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noun
a hard brick composed of silica sand and a lime of high calcium content, molded under high pressure and baked.
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Origin of sand-lime brick

First recorded in 1905–10

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