skintle

transitive verb skin·tle \ˈskintəl\
variants: less commonly

scintle

\ˈskintəl\

Definition of skintle

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 :  to stack (molded brick) with spaces between to allow ventilation for drying

  2. 2 :  to set (bricks) in a wall irregularly so that the bricks are out of line with the face of the wall 18 to 14 inch or more

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Origin and Etymology of skintle

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