noun stone·work \-ˌwərk\

: a structure or part of a structure that is built of stone

Full Definition of STONEWORK

:  a structure or part built of stone :  masonry
:  the shaping, preparation, or setting of stone

Examples of STONEWORK

  1. The stonework on this house is over 100 years old.

First Known Use of STONEWORK

before 12th century


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