- Brickwork Brick"work`, n.
1. Anything made of bricks.
Niches in brickwork form the most difficult part of the bricklayer's art. --Tomlinson. [1913 Webster]
2. The act of building with or laying bricks. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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