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Meaning of MASONRY

Pronunciation:  'meysunree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the craft of a mason
  2. [n]  structure built of stone or brick by a mason
  3. [n]  Freemasons collectively
 

MASONRY is a 7 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: Freemasonry
 
 See Also: bricklaying, brickwork, building, construction, construction, craft, dry masonry, Freemason, Mason, secret society, stonework, structure, trade

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ma"son*ry\, n. [F. ma[,c]onnerie.]
1. The art or occupation of a mason.

2. The work or performance of a mason; as, good or bad
   masonry; skillful masonry.

3. That which is built by a mason; anything constructed of
   the materials used by masons, such as stone, brick, tiles,
   or the like. {Dry masonry} is applied to structures made
   without mortar.

4. The craft, institution, or mysteries of Freemasons;
   freemasonry.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: adobe, ashlar, brick, bricks and mortar, cement, clinker, concrete, covering materials, ferroconcrete, firebrick, flag, flagstone, flooring, lath and plaster, mortar, pavement, paving, paving material, plasters, prestressed concrete, roofage, roofing, siding, stone, tile, tiling, walling
 

 

 

 

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