Q definitions - Building Term Dictionary
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An excavation from which building stone is obtained;the act of thaking stone from the ground.
A plane in a building stone that was horizontal before the stone was cut from the quarry.
Excess water found in rock at the time of its quarrying.
A large clay floor tile.
Lumber sawn in such a way that the annual rings run roughlt perpendicular to the face of the veneer.
Veneer sliced in such a way that the annual rings run roughly perpendicular to the face of each veneer.
Quoin ( pronounced "coin"):
A corner reinforcing of cut stone or bricks in a masonry wall,usually done for decorative effect.
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