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cavity wall Explained

cavity wall at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] a wall consisting of two walls with a space between them to keep out cold and noise// --cavity wall insulation//

cavity wall at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

In architecture, a double wall consisting of two wythes (vertical layers) of masonry separated by an air space and joined together by metal ties. The cavity allows moisture that penetrates the exterior wythe to drain. Cavity walling is used as both non-load-bearing infill for framed buildings and for bearing-wall construction.

cavity wall at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
a wall consisting of two walls with a space between them, designed to prevent heat from escaping:
cavity wall insulation

cavity wall at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

cavity wall
n : a wall formed of two thicknesses of masonry with a space
between them

cavity wall at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
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Noun

Inter: en-noun » head=cavity wall
  • Inter: constructio » n A double wall of masonry connected by an air space.

    Derived terms

    *cavity wall insulation
    • cavity wall tie


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