bull stretcher

noun
: a stretcher brick laid on edge; also : a brick with one corner rounded and laid with the face exposed (as in a quoin)

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Masonry.
1. Also called bullnose stretcher. a brick having one of the edges along its length rounded for laying as a stretcher in a sill or the like.
2. a brick laid on edge as a stretcher. Cf. bull header.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • bull stretcher — Masonry. 1. Also called bullnose stretcher. a brick having one of the edges along its length rounded for laying as a stretcher in a sill or the like. 2. a brick laid on edge as a stretcher. Cf. bull header. * * * …   Universalium

  • bull header — Masonry. 1. Also called bullnose header. a brick having one of the edges across its width rounded for laying as a header in a sill or the like. 2. a brick laid on edge as a header, as in a rowlock. Cf. bull stretcher. * * * …   Universalium

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