How to use Brick-in in a sentence

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  • His heart felt like a brick in his stomach.

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  • The church of St Nicholas was built of brick in 1821; and there are a town hall and a custom-house.

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  • The grammar-schools, founded in 1594 and endowed with the revenues of a suppressed gild, include a school of the second and a school of the third grade, the former a building of red brick in the Renaissance style erected in 1880, and the latter an old Elizabethan structure.

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  • Vast cemeteries of animals which belonged to the revered species have been discovered; more especially may be mentioned that of the cats at Bubastis, the remains of which, charred by some great fire, until recently filled numberless chambers of crude brick in the ruins at Zagazig.

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  • The parish church of St Mary is a fine Decorated building, containing monuments of the L'Estrange family, whose mansion, Hunstanton Hall, is a picturesque Tudor building of brick in a well-wooded park.

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  • It is constructed of brick in a pure Gothic style.

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  • The Orthodox Greek churches are generally small, with very narrow windows, and are built of brick in a modified Byzantine style.

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  • Swedish towns, though rarely of quite modern foundation, generally appear so, for the use of brick in building is mainly of modern introduction, and is still by no means general, so that the partial or total destruction of a town by fire is now only less common than formerly.

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  • Of the 28,000 buildings destroyed in the disaster of 1906, valued approximately at $105,000,000, only 5000 were such as had involved steel, stone or brick in their construction.

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  • For students who are studying for 1-3 months, they should be able to cut a brick in two using their bare hands!

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  • Placing a brick in the cistern or using a hippo from the water company can lead to considerable savings.

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  • You need ' Brick for Windows ', a stress-relieving 29KB freeware utility that places a virtual brick in your Start Bar.

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  • Place a brick in your toilet's tank if you don't have a water-saving toilet.

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  • Be sure to put a heavy rock or brick in front of the door to prevent the wind from slamming the door shut.

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