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surbed

To set edgewise, as a stone; that is, to set it in a position different from that which it had in the quarry.
It . . . has something of a grain parallel with the horizon, and therefore should not be surbedded. Gilbert White.

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flagging

  • noun flagstones collectively
    • there was a pile of flagging waiting to be laid in place
  • noun a walk of flagstones
    • the flagging in the garden was quite imaginative

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mortarless

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flintlike

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sarcophagus

  • noun a stone coffin (usually bearing sculpture or inscriptions)

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peperine

(Geol.) A volcanic rock, formed by the cementing together of sand, scoria, cinders, etc.

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gatepost

  • noun either of two posts that bound a gate

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knap

  • verb strike sharply
    rap.
    • rap him on the knuckles
  • verb break a small piece off from
    cut off; chip; break off.
    • chip the glass
    • chip a tooth

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masonry

  • noun structure built of stone or brick by a mason
  • noun Freemasons collectively
    Freemasonry.

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centurial

Of or pertaining to a century; as, a centurial sermon. R.

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lingam

  • noun the Hindu phallic symbol of Siva

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staddle

  • noun a base or platform on which hay or corn is stacked

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chimneystack

  • noun the part of the chimney that is above the roof; usually has several flues

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sardius

  • noun a deep orange-red variety of chalcedony
    sardine; sard.

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butch

  • noun (slang) offensive term for a lesbian who is noticeably masculine
    dike; dyke.
  • adjective satellite used of men; markedly masculine in appearance or manner
    macho.

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semiprecious

  • adjective satellite used of gemstones having less commercial value than precious stones
    • such semiprecious stones as amethyst, garnet, jade, and tourmaline

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knappers

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bezoar

A calculous concretion found in the intestines of certain ruminant animals (as the wild goat, the gazelle, and the Peruvian llama) formerly regarded as an unfailing antidote for poison, and a certain remedy for eruptive, pestilential, or putrid diseases. Hence: Any antidote or panacea. ✍ Two kinds were particularly esteemed, the Bezoar orientale of India, and the Bezoar occidentale of Peru. Ure.

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tikis

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unhewn

  • adjective satellite (of stone especially) not given a finished form by or as if by hewing
    • a house of unhewn grey stone roughly cemented together

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chipping

  • noun the act of chipping something
    chip; splintering.
  • verb break off (a piece from a whole)
    break away; chip; chip off; break off; come off.
    • Her tooth chipped

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sarsen

One of the large sandstone blocks scattered over the English chalk downs; -- called also sarsen stone, and Druid stone. Eng.

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kerb

  • noun an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)
    curb; curbing.

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moabite

One of the posterity of Moab, the son of Lot. (Gen. xix. 37.) Also used adjectively.

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knap

  • verb strike sharply
    rap.
    • rap him on the knuckles
  • verb break a small piece off from
    cut off; chip; break off.
    • chip the glass
    • chip a tooth

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durell

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maul

  • noun a heavy long-handled hammer used to drive stakes or wedges
    sledge; sledgehammer.
  • verb split (wood) with a maul and wedges

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mortar

  • noun a muzzle-loading high-angle gun with a short barrel that fires shells at high elevations for a short range
    howitzer; trench mortar.
  • noun used as a bond in masonry or for covering a wall

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cist

(Antiq.) A box or chest. Specifically: (a) A bronze receptacle, round or oval, frequently decorated with engravings on the sides and cover, and with feet, handles, etc., of decorative castings. (b) A cinerary urn. See Illustration in Appendix.

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rosetta

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paving

  • noun material used to pave an area
    pavement; paving material.
  • noun the paved surface of a thoroughfare
    pavement.

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mason

  • noun a craftsman who works with stone or brick
    stonemason.
  • noun American Revolutionary leader from Virginia whose objections led to the drafting of the Bill of Rights (1725-1792)
    George Mason.

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rubble

  • noun the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up
    dust; detritus; junk; debris.

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jell

  • verb become gelatinous
    set; congeal.
    • the liquid jelled after we added the enzyme

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quarrier

  • noun a man who works in a quarry
    quarryman.

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blarney

  • noun flattery designed to gain favor
    coaxing; soft soap; sweet talk.
  • verb influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering
    wheedle; coax; inveigle; cajole; sweet-talk; palaver.
    • He palavered her into going along

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adz

  • noun an edge tool used to cut and shape wood
    adze.

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lichen

  • noun any of several eruptive skin diseases characterized by hard thick lesions grouped together and resembling lichens growing on rocks
  • noun any thallophytic plant of the division Lichenes; occur as crusty patches or bushy growths on tree trunks or rocks or bare ground etc.

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quoin

  • noun expandable metal or wooden wedge used by printers to lock up a form within a chase
    coigne; coign.
  • noun the keystone of an arch
    coigne; coign.

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growan

(Mining.) A decomposed granite, forming a mass of gravel, as in tin lodes in Cornwall.

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square

  • noun (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon
    foursquare.
    • you can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides
  • noun the product of two equal terms
    second power.
    • nine is the second power of three
    • gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance

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rosanne

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struvite

(Min.) A crystalline mineral found in guano. It is a hydrous phosphate of magnesia and ammonia.

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toolmaking

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lichenous

Of, pertaining to, or resembling, lichens; abounding in lichens; covered with lichens. G. Eliot.

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revet

  • verb construct a revetment
  • verb face with a layer of stone or concrete or other supporting material so as to retain
    • face an embankment

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granitelike

  • adjective satellite hard as granite
    stony; granitic; rocklike.
    • a granitic fist

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phallus

  • noun genus of fungi having the cap or pileus hanging free around the stem
    genus Phallus.
  • noun the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)
    penis; member.

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phallus

  • noun genus of fungi having the cap or pileus hanging free around the stem
    genus Phallus.
  • noun the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)
    penis; member.

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heatless

  • adjective satellite without generating heat
    • luminescent organisms emit heatless light

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riprap

(Masonry) A foundation or sustaining wall of stones thrown together without order, as in deep water or on a soft bottom.

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ogham

A particular kind of writing practiced by the ancient Irish, and found in inscriptions on stones, metals, etc. Written also ogam.

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curbing

  • noun an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)
    kerb; curb.
  • verb lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
    control; moderate; hold in; curb; contain; hold; check.
    • moderate your alcohol intake
    • hold your tongue
    • hold your temper
    • control your anger

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flake

  • noun a crystal of snow
    snowflake.
  • noun a person with an unusual or odd personality
    eccentric person; eccentric; geek; oddball.

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quern

  • noun a primitive stone mill for grinding corn by hand

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unswept

  • adjective not swept or having sweep
    • a boxy little plane with square unswept wings
  • adjective satellite not having been swept
    • unswept floors

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ashlar

  • noun a rectangular block of hewn stone used for building purposes

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roughhewn

  • adjective satellite of stone or timber; shaped roughly without finishing
    rough-cut.

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paver

One who paves; one who lays a pavement. Written also pavier and pavior.

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ashler

(Masonry) (a) Hewn or squared stone; also, masonry made of squared or hewn stone.
Rough ashlar, a block of freestone as brought from the quarry. When hammer-dressed it is known as common ashlar. Knight.
(b) In the United States especially, a thin facing of squared and dressed stone upon a wall of rubble or brick. Knight.

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birdbath

  • noun an ornamental basin (usually in a garden) for birds to bathe in

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peperino

(Geol.) A volcanic rock, formed by the cementing together of sand, scoria, cinders, etc.

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abrader

  • noun a tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing
    abradant.

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rusticate

  • verb live in the country and lead a rustic life
  • verb send to the country
    • He was rusticated for his bad behavior

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machicolation

  • noun a projecting parapet supported by corbels on a medieval castle; has openings through which stones or boiling water could be dropped on an enemy

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sidra

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battleaxes

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milliary

Of or pertaining to a mile, or to distance by miles; denoting a mile or miles.
A milliary column, from which they used to compute the distance of all the cities and places of note. Evelyn.

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loach

  • noun slender freshwater fishes of Eurasia and Africa resembling catfishes

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cotswold

An open country abounding in sheepcotes, as in the Cotswold hills, in Gloucestershire, England.

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knap

  • verb strike sharply
    rap.
    • rap him on the knuckles
  • verb break a small piece off from
    cut off; chip; break off.
    • chip the glass
    • chip a tooth

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slatey

  • adjective satellite of the color of slate or granite
    slate-grey; stone-gray; slaty-gray; slate-gray; slaty; slaty-grey; stone-grey.
    • the slaty sky of dawn

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coping

  • noun brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall
    header; cope.
  • verb come to terms with
    contend; deal; cope; manage; get by; grapple; make out; make do.
    • We got by on just a gallon of gas
    • They made do on half a loaf of bread every day

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coquina

A soft, whitish, coral-like stone, formed of broken shells and corals, found in the southern United States, and used for roadbeds and for building material, as in the fort at St. Augustine, Florida.

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curlew

  • noun large migratory shorebirds of the sandpiper family; closely related to woodcocks but having a down-curved bill

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pestle

  • noun machine consisting of a heavy bar that moves vertically for pounding or crushing ores
    stamp.
  • noun a heavy tool of stone or iron (usually with a flat base and a handle) that is used to grind and mix material (as grain or drugs or pigments) against a slab of stone
    pounder; muller.

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rune

  • noun any character from an ancient Germanic alphabet used in Scandinavia from the 3rd century to the Middle Ages
    runic letter.
    • each rune had its own magical significance

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carven

  • adjective made for or formed by carving (`carven' is archaic or literary)
    carved.
    • the carved fretwork
    • an intricately carved door
    • stood as if carven from stone

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mullion

  • noun a nonstructural vertical strip between the casements or panes of a window (or the panels of a screen)

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thebaic

Of or pertaining to Thebes in Egypt; specifically, designating a version of the Bible preserved by the Copts, and esteemed of great value by biblical scholars. This version is also called the Sahidic version.

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mullion

  • noun a nonstructural vertical strip between the casements or panes of a window (or the panels of a screen)

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pumice

  • noun a light glass formed on the surface of some lavas; used as an abrasive
    pumice stone.
  • verb rub with pumice, in order to clean or to smoothen

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kerb

  • noun an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)
    curb; curbing.

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unshapen

  • adjective satellite incompletely or imperfectly shaped
    unshaped.
    • unshaped dough
    • unshaped timbers

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thrower

  • noun a person who twists silk or rayon filaments into a thread or yarn
    throwster.
  • noun someone who projects something (especially by a rapid motion of the arm)

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cist

(Antiq.) A box or chest. Specifically: (a) A bronze receptacle, round or oval, frequently decorated with engravings on the sides and cover, and with feet, handles, etc., of decorative castings. (b) A cinerary urn. See Illustration in Appendix.

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abrader

  • noun a tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing
    abradant.

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chip

  • noun a small fragment of something broken off from the whole
    bit; fleck; flake; scrap.
    • a bit of rock caught him in the eye
  • noun a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line

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plinth

  • noun an architectural support or base (as for a column or statue)
    pedestal; footstall.

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unshaped

  • adjective satellite incompletely or imperfectly shaped
    unshapen.
    • unshaped dough
    • unshaped timbers

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revetment

  • noun a barrier against explosives
  • noun a facing (usually masonry) that supports an embankment
    stone facing; revetement.

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corbel

  • noun (architecture) a triangular bracket of brick or stone (usually of slight extent)
    truss.
  • verb furnish with a corbel

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archway

  • noun a passageway under a curved masonry construction
    arch.
    • they built a triumphal arch to memorialize their victory

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omphalos

  • noun a scar where the umbilical cord was attached
    navel; omphalus; belly button; bellybutton; umbilicus.
    • you were not supposed to show your navel on television
    • they argued whether or not Adam had a navel
    • she had a tattoo just above her bellybutton

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former

  • noun the first of two or the first mentioned of two
    • Tom and Dick were both heroes but only the former is remembered today
  • adjective referring to the first of two things or persons mentioned (or the earlier one or ones of several); I prefer the former version to the latter one"
    • the novel was made into a film in 1943 and again in 1967

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unwork

To undo or destroy, as work previously done.

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parclose

(Eccl. Arch.) A screen separating a chapel from the body of the church. Written also paraclose and perclose. Hook.

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carborundum

  • noun an abrasive composed of silicon carbide crystals

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corbel

  • noun (architecture) a triangular bracket of brick or stone (usually of slight extent)
    truss.
  • verb furnish with a corbel

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vermiculated

  • adjective satellite decorated with wormlike tracery or markings
    vermicular; vermiculate.
    • vermicular (or vermiculated) stonework
  • verb decorate with wavy or winding lines
    vermiculate.

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carver

  • noun United States botanist and agricultural chemist who developed many uses for peanuts and soy beans and sweet potatoes (1864-1943)
    George Washington Carver.
  • noun makes decorative wooden panels
    woodcarver.

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quarry

  • noun a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
    fair game; prey; target.
    • he fell prey to muggers
    • everyone was fair game
    • the target of a manhunt
  • noun a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate
    stone pit; pit.
    • a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'

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adze

  • noun an edge tool used to cut and shape wood
    adz.

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toothing

The act or process of indenting or furnishing with teeth.

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bund

League; confederacy; esp. the confederation of German states.

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abrade

  • verb wear away
    corrade; rub off; abrase; rub down.
  • verb rub hard or scrub
    scour.
    • scour the counter tops

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balustrade

  • noun a railing at the side of a staircase or balcony to prevent people from falling
    balusters; bannister; handrail; banister.

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slab

  • noun block consisting of a thick piece of something

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monolith

  • noun a single great stone (often in the form of a column or obelisk)

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