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long-and-short work Line breaks: long-and-short work

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Definition of long-and-short work in English:


[mass noun] Architecture
Alternating tall and horizontal stone quoins forming a corner of a building, characteristic of Anglo-Saxon architecture.

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Pronunciation: iˈnäkyo͞oəs
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