Focus on the pronunciation of brick-and-mortar
English definition of “brick-and-mortar”
adjective [before noun] (also bricks-and-mortar)
› used to describe a traditional business that operates in a building, when compared to one that operates over the internet: brick-and-mortar stores/retailers Online retailers try to lure customers away from their brick-and-mortar competitors.
› PROPERTY relating to building activities: The college wants to borrow $102 million for brick-and-mortar projects like a new science building.