breeze-block

noun

British
: a block that is made of cement and coal cinders and that is used in building : cinder block

Examples of breeze-block in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Lockyer, for his part, has built upon the breeze-block idea by turning, instead, to rain-screen systems most often seen on the East Coast. Antonina Jedrzejczak, Robb Report, 21 Jan. 2024 The contrast is beautifully maintained by the physical production, in which even the breeze-block wall framing the patio, by the design studio dots, is on point: a tracery of concrete and air. Jesse Green, New York Times, 13 Sep. 2023

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“Breeze-block.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/breeze-block. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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