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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

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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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UBC-97 is the only code that designs reinforced brick masonry on empirical, allowable and ultimate strength design approach.
Eventually, the masonry units being held into place become loose and fall out.
AN EXTERIOR paints specialist is predicting that sales of white masonry paint will soar, following advice from the Department of Health (DoH) in its 2009 heatwave plan - which urges homeowners to take precautions in the heat and paint buildings and surrounding walls white to reflect the sun's rays.
EXTERIOR paints specialists Sandtex predict that sales of Pure Brilliant White masonry paint will soar, following advice from the Department of Health (DoH).
A summary on research effort to address the dilatancy in masonry can be found in Van Zijl (2004).
Poskanzer Skott Architects, one of northern New Jersey's most prolific architecture and design firms, has been honored with a "Special Recognition" 2007 NJ Golden Trowel award from the International Masonry Institute.
If you're working with concrete and masonry, better be sure you consult ULTIMATE GUIDE TO MASONRY AND CONCRETE (1580112986, $19.
Low Toxicity: Durisol Masonry building materials with no toxic components
The Secret History Of Freemasonry: Its Origins And Connection To The Knights Templar provides fascinating and informative chapters covering everything from cooperative masonry associations to speculative masonry rituals.
Toronto -- Sixteen inmates from the Central North Correctional Centre have completed masonry skills training at the apprenticeship program, administered by the Universal Worker's Union Local 183 Life Long Learning Centre, the correctional centre and the Simcoe County District School Board.
Since the oldest buildings on the grounds date to 1929 - stone masonry with sun-faded red-tile roofs - it certainly fits, though the word ``legend'' appears four times in the text and the Capone connection is always posed as an open question.