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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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Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the new executive members of the Lagos State Bricklayers Association held at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, last week, Mr.
Ray Dargue junior who manages Bellway's Five Mile Park development north of Gosforth started as an apprentice bricklayer winning apprentice of the year in 1999 and has worked for Bellway since 2009.
In an interview with PerthNow , Pivac said that the idea for the fully-automated machine came to him during Perth's bricklayer shortage of 2005.
Mitchell Nokes and Sasha Simone don't know each other, but they both happen to live in Birmingham and work as bricklayers.
Austin, 25, said: "A normal day as a bricklayer would mean a half seven start and working until half four.
To become a bricklayer, you will need to have good practical skills, the ability to read plans, the ability to work in a well organised and accurate way and an eye for detail.
The 19-year-old has been plying his skills as a bricklayer since his schooldays before joining The College Ystrad Mynach full-time to study for a qualification in bricklaying ahead of his apprenticeship.
Bricklayer, then, is a vignette of the life of an Iranian family, traumatized and uprooted, and still haunted by the experiences of their past.
He was a mason and bricklayer. He co-owned and operated H & H Masonry for several years prior to becoming a member of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen Local 3.
As she left a local dance, the 20-year-old was chatted up by bricklayer Abraham Thornton, 24, who offered to walk her home.
Though Soane, the bricklayer's son, thought that he was badly treated by the establishment, his surveyorships to the Bank and the Chelsea Hospital provided him with financial stability in his later years.
And he revealed that bricklayer dad Adrian, who recently had a triple-bypass, was over the moon with his wife's incredible stroke of luck.