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Drug slang A regional street term for 1 kg of marijuana, or a similarly packaged unit of crack cocaine
Sports medicine An episode of one form of endurance exercise followed by another, used in endurance multisports—e.g., duathlons and triathlons; often the individual sports are practised separately and raced jointly; a brick stacks one upon the other in training; the most common brick is a bike-run session and is used to help transition the legs from cycling to running
Virology Inclusion body A popular albeit non-specific term for a crystalloid structure corresponding to packed viral particles within host cells

brick

feed compacted into a solid mass weighing up to 2 lb. Bricks provide an alternative to pellets and have the advantage that they have to be eaten slowly.
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She turned away and sat down on a pile of bricks, only writhing angrily when he pressed her for a word.
Happily the temple walls were built of brick and wood, which could be penetrated with little difficulty; after one brick had been taken out, the rest would yield easily.
Powerful memories were stirred within them by the sight of the round tower, Fort Saint-Nicolas, the City Hall designed by Puget,* the port with its brick quays, where they had both played in childhood, and it was with one accord that they stopped on the Cannebiere.
The water- way, so fair above and wide below, flows oppressed by bricks and mortar and stone, by blackened timber and grimed glass and rusty iron, covered with black barges, whipped up by paddles and screws, overburdened with craft, overhung with chains, overshadowed by walls making a steep gorge for its bed, filled with a haze of smoke and dust.
There were several roads near by, but it did not take her long to find the one paved with yellow bricks.
Philip was seated on the table with all his bricks around him.
Not long ago, when passing through the streets of a certain city in the South, I heard some brick-masons calling out, from the top of a two-story brick building on which they were working, for the "Governor" to "hurry up and bring up some more bricks.
And I'll lay a wager we can get fine bricks out of the clay at Bott's corner.
You'll come to the yellow bricks pretty soon, and you'll know them when you see them because they're the only yellow things in the blue country.
My bricks, being second-hand ones, required to be cleaned with a trowel, so that I learned more than usual of the qualities of bricks and trowels.
Only they'd been thinkin' about bricks, while I was only thinkin' of teamin'.
When the war began, there stood on Cote Joyeuse an imposing mansion of red brick, shaped like the Pantheon.