Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Building Block

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1655

n (1846) A rectangular masonry unit, other than a brick, made of brunt clay, cement, concrete, glass, gypsum, or any other material suitable for use in building construction. (Harris CM (2005) Dictionary of architecture and construction, McGraw-Hill Co.)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA