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bricklayernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbrɪkˌleɪ.ər/  us   // (UK informal brickie)
a ​person who ​buildswalls or ​buildings using ​bricks, ​especially as a ​job
bricklaying
noun [U] uk   us   /-ɪŋ/
Bricklaying is a ​skilledjob.
(Definition of bricklayer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bricklayernoun [C]

 us   /ˈbrɪkˌleɪ·ər/
a ​person whose ​job is ​buildingwalls or ​buildings using ​bricks
(Definition of bricklayer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bricklayer”
in Arabic بَنّاء…
in Korean 벽돌공…
in Portuguese pedreiro, -a, assentador…
in Catalan paleta…
in Japanese れんが職人, れんが工…
in Chinese (Simplified) 砌砖工, 瓦工…
in Turkish duvar/tuğla ustası, duvarcı…
in Russian каменщик…
in Chinese (Traditional) 砌磚工, 瓦工…
in Italian muratore…
in Polish murarz…
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