Definition of Flemish bond in English:

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Flemish bond


A pattern of bricks in a wall in which each course consists of alternate headers and stretchers.
Example sentences
  • A Flemish bond is created by courses of alternating stretchers and headers, with every header centered over a stretcher above and below.
  • The original five-bay facade is two-and-a-half stories high and faced with glazed header bricks laid in a Flemish bond.
  • The brickwork is laid in Flemish bond with a molded brick water table.

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Syllabification: Flem·ish bond

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