sewer brick

noun

Definition of sewer brick

: a brick made from shale or clay, burned to a greenish blue color in a flame of low oxygen in a kiln, and used in drainage structures for the conveyance of sewage, industrial wastes, and storm water

called also blue brick

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“Sewer brick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sewer%20brick. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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