artificial stone

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ar·ti·fi·cial stone

a specially calcined gypsum derivative similar to plaster of Paris, but stronger, because the grains are nonporous.

artificial stone

ar·ti·fi·cial stone

(ahr-ti-fishăl stōn, ahrti-fishăl stōn)
A specially calcined gypsum derivative similar to plaster of Paris but stronger because its grains are nonporous.
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Although this reconstructed stone is only about 50% complete, the minimum measured dimensions are 4 x 4 x 4 mm.
The Journal Homemaker: House builder Lemmington Estates advertises a new development at Waterford Green, Ashington, Northumberland, "designed exclusively, many superbly finished in reconstructed stone, including gas central heating and a well-planned kitchen with a selection of stylish units", from pounds 16,250.
The business manufactures reconstructed stone and pre-cast concrete products for the building industry, supplying major builders' merchants such as Travis Perkins, LBS and Davies of Whitland, Carmarthen.
Two round columns of reconstructed stone prop a lintel in the same material, making a shallow porch which addresses the entrance of SOAS across what Hare calls the 'precinct'.
We do, of course, still use bricks and stone, but the way we manufacture bricks and the use of reconstructed stone, has meant the new materials and similarly the new walls are far harder now than previously.
The lounge has a reconstructed stone fireplace and patio doors leading to the rear, where a verandah runs the length of the house.