masonry

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noun ma·son·ry \ˈmā-sən-rē\

Definition of masonry

plural

masonries

  1. 1a :  something constructed of materials used by masonsb :  the art, trade, or occupation of a masonc :  work done by a mason

  2. 2 capitalized :  freemasonry

Examples of masonry in a Sentence

  1. a structure built of masonry

Recent Examples of masonry from the Web

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13th Century

First Known Use of masonry

13th century


MASONRY Defined for English Language Learners

masonry

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Definition of masonry for English Language Learners

  • : the stone, brick, or concrete used to build things

  • : work done using stone, brick, or concrete : work done by a mason


MASONRY Defined for Kids

masonry

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noun ma·son·ry \ˈmā-sən-rē\

Definition of masonry for Students

plural

masonries

  1. 1 :  something built of stone or brick

  2. 2 :  the work done using stone or brick

  3. 3 :  the art, trade, or occupation of a mason



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