Stretching course
Stretching Stretch"ing, a. & n. from {Stretch}, v. [1913 Webster]

{Stretching course} (Masonry), a course or series of stretchers. See {Stretcher}, 2. --Britton. [1913 Webster]


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  • stretching course — noun : stretcher course * * * (in brickwork) a course of stretchers. Cf. heading course. [1685 95] * * * stretching course noun A brick course entirely of stretchers • • • Main Entry: ↑stretch …   Useful english dictionary

  • stretching course — (in brickwork) a course of stretchers. Cf. heading course. [1685 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • Stretching — Stretch ing, a. & n. from {Stretch}, v. [1913 Webster] {Stretching course} (Masonry), a course or series of stretchers. See {Stretcher}, 2. Britton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stretching-bond — stretchˈer bond or stretchˈing bond noun A method of building with stretchers only, the joints of one course falling between those above and below • • • Main Entry: ↑stretch …   Useful english dictionary

  • heading course — noun : a masonry course of headers only * * * (in brickwork) a course of headers. Cf. stretching course. [1650 60] …   Useful english dictionary

  • heading course — (in brickwork) a course of headers. Cf. stretching course. [1650 60] * * * …   Universalium

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  • international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …   Universalium

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