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Vocabulary Stone, brick, Iron, steel
bonding
Brick
column
concrete
the process by which something is bonded
Structural material used in many kinds of construction
a tall vertical stone post which is used as a support for a r…
a very hard building material made by mixing together cement,…
bonding
the process by which something is bonded
Brick
Structural material used in many kinds of construction
14 terms
Catal Huyuk
culture
history
courtyard
door
The way of life, especially general customs and beliefs
A record of past events considered together especially events…
An area of flat ground that surrounded by the wall of building
A flat object that is used to close the entrance of a room or…
culture
The way of life, especially general customs and beliefs
history
A record of past events considered together especially events…
33 terms
Walls
load bearing walls
non-load bearing walls
enclose
partition (wall)
walls that support weight from above as well as their own dea…
a wall that has no structural load; used to divide spaces.
surround
interior non-load bearing wall that separates a space into ro…
load bearing walls
walls that support weight from above as well as their own dea…
non-load bearing walls
a wall that has no structural load; used to divide spaces.
13 terms
Chapter 1 Vocabulary- The Missing Mummy
peered
snoozing
scanned
digital
to look at
sleeping
to look at something to find specific information
expressed with digits (numbers)
peered
to look at
snoozing
sleeping
Sarah, Plain, and Tall
troublesome (adj)
feisty (adj)
energetic (adj)
mild mannered (adj)
causing problems or difficulties
full of energy, sometimes in a troublesome way
having energy, spirited
gentle in nature
troublesome (adj)
causing problems or difficulties
feisty (adj)
full of energy, sometimes in a troublesome way
31 terms
I can describe parts of a building
substantial
impressive
semi-detached
original
large and/or strong (существенный, значительный, крепкий)
(of a building) large and very good to look at (впечатляющий)
joined to one other house, forming a pair of houses (двухквар…
existing from the time when sth was first made or done (ориги…
substantial
large and/or strong (существенный, значительный, крепкий)
impressive
(of a building) large and very good to look at (впечатляющий)
9 terms
Sarah, Plain and Tall
troublesome
feisty
energetic
mild mannered
(adj.) causing problems or difficulties
(adj.) full of energy, sometimes in a troublesome way
(adj.) having energy; spirited
(adj.) gentle in nature
troublesome
(adj.) causing problems or difficulties
feisty
(adj.) full of energy, sometimes in a troublesome way
33 terms
BCDS - Masonry
mortar
Masonry Cement
Types of Mortar
Grout
Broadly, the cementitious material used to hold masonry units…
a prepared mixture of portland cement and pulverized limeston…
Type M - 2500 psi ... Type S - 1800 psi... Type N - 750 psi... Type O…
Similar to mortar, but mixed to a pourable consistency. May b…
mortar
Broadly, the cementitious material used to hold masonry units…
Masonry Cement
a prepared mixture of portland cement and pulverized limeston…
Sarah, Plain, and Tall
troublesome (adj)
feisty (adj)
energetic (adj)
mild mannered (adj)
causing problems or difficulties
full of energy, sometimes in a troublesome way
having energy, spirited
gentle in nature
troublesome (adj)
causing problems or difficulties
feisty (adj)
full of energy, sometimes in a troublesome way
33 terms
BCDS - Masonry
mortar
Masonry Cement
Types of Mortar
Grout
Broadly, the cementitious material used to hold masonry units…
a prepared mixture of portland cement and pulverized limeston…
Type M - 2500 psi ... Type S - 1800 psi... Type N - 750 psi... Type O…
Similar to mortar, but mixed to a pourable consistency. May b…
mortar
Broadly, the cementitious material used to hold masonry units…
Masonry Cement
a prepared mixture of portland cement and pulverized limeston…
houses - rooms -
flat
detached house
semi-detached house
terraced house
a set of rooms for living in that are part of a larger buildi…
a house separate from other houses
a house connected to another house on one side
a house connected to two or more houses, one on each side
flat
a set of rooms for living in that are part of a larger buildi…
detached house
a house separate from other houses
9 terms
Sarah, Plain and Tall
troublesome
feisty
energetic
mild mannered
(adj.) causing problems or difficulties
(adj.) full of energy, sometimes in a troublesome way
(adj.) having energy; spirited
(adj.) gentle in nature
troublesome
(adj.) causing problems or difficulties
feisty
(adj.) full of energy, sometimes in a troublesome way
22 terms
I can describe parts of a building
substantial
impressive
semi-detached
original
large and/or strong
(of a building) large and very good to look at
joined to one other house, forming a pair of houses
existing from the time when sth was first made or done
substantial
large and/or strong
impressive
(of a building) large and very good to look at
13 terms
Humanities
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Henge
Post & lintel
The old stone age. Period characterized by hunting,fishing
The New Stone Age. Characterized by the use of pottery,agricu…
A prehistoric circle of stones or posts
In architecture vertical post surrounding a horizontal lintel
Paleolithic
The old stone age. Period characterized by hunting,fishing
Neolithic
The New Stone Age. Characterized by the use of pottery,agricu…
American Art History Vocabulary
Adobe
Bricks
Pueblo
Coquina
A mid mixture of dirt and water, used in building in the Amer…
Clay and straw infused in this to make structurally sound bui…
Native American name for a village
Lime and shell structure
Adobe
A mid mixture of dirt and water, used in building in the Amer…
Bricks
Clay and straw infused in this to make structurally sound bui…
11 terms
Alex Wang Chapter 2 Early civilization, lesson 2 Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia
polytheism
Society
religion
Land between rivers.
The worship of many gods.
an organized community with established rules and traditions.
A particular system of faith and worship.
Mesopotamia
Land between rivers.
polytheism
The worship of many gods.
23 terms
Masonry Terms 40
QUOIN
RACKING
REBAR
REFRACTORY
Large squared stone or brick set at the corner formed by two…
Laying or stepping back each higher masonry course.
Horizontal or vertical reinforcing bars used to reinforce a m…
Any non-metal material or object that can withstand high temp…
QUOIN
Large squared stone or brick set at the corner formed by two…
RACKING
Laying or stepping back each higher masonry course.
35 terms
Vocab 2
obselite
oblique
embellish
gilding
no longer needed
an angle larger than 90 and less than 180
to add to a story (adding something unnecesary)
to cover something in gold or silver
obselite
no longer needed
oblique
an angle larger than 90 and less than 180
8 terms
tech
Column
beams
rafter
joist
a tall cylindrical vertical upright and used to support a str…
a piece that supports a building or ship
A wooden beam that supports a roof
beam used to support floors or roofs
Column
a tall cylindrical vertical upright and used to support a str…
beams
a piece that supports a building or ship
TCM 121 Joswick
Mason
Masonary Unit
trowel
mortar and types
One who works with brick stone or concrete
A brick, stone, concrete block, glass block, or hallow clay t…
a tool used to work mortar or concrete
a substence used to join masonary units
Mason
One who works with brick stone or concrete
Masonary Unit
A brick, stone, concrete block, glass block, or hallow clay t…
Bridges
Bridge
Compression
Tension
Torsion
structure built over a river, road, etc.
A force that pushes on or squeezes a material.
A force that pulls on a material.
act of twisting
Bridge
structure built over a river, road, etc.
Compression
A force that pushes on or squeezes a material.
12 terms
Bridges
Bridge
Compression
Tension
Torsion
structure built over a river, road, etc.
A force that pushes on or squeezes a material.
A force that pulls on a material.
act of twisting
Bridge
structure built over a river, road, etc.
Compression
A force that pushes on or squeezes a material.
18 terms
art hist. 1
sculpture in the round
corbelling
relief sculpture:
dolmen
Self-contained three-dimensional figures of people an animals…
courses of stone or brick in which each course projects beyon…
the surrounding material is carved away to a certain depth fo…
a structure usually regarded as a tomb; consisting of two or…
sculpture in the round
Self-contained three-dimensional figures of people an animals…
corbelling
courses of stone or brick in which each course projects beyon…
33 terms
BCDS - Masonry
mortar
Masonry Cement
Types of Mortar
Grout
Broadly, the cementitious material used to hold masonry units…
a prepared mixture of portland cement and pulverized limeston…
Type M - 2500 psi ... Type S - 1800 psi... Type N - 750 psi... Type O…
Similar to mortar, but mixed to a pourable consistency. May b…
mortar
Broadly, the cementitious material used to hold masonry units…
Masonry Cement
a prepared mixture of portland cement and pulverized limeston…
Escape From Mr Lemoncello's Library Vocabulary Chapter 2
briskly
cavernous
gala
exterior
quickly
extremely large, cave-like
a public party or celebration
the outer side or surface of something
briskly
quickly
cavernous
extremely large, cave-like
12 terms
Bridges
Bridge
Commpression
Tention
Torsion
- A device to connect two network segments with the same subnet
A force that pushes or squeezes a material
the force that pulls rocks apart
act of twisting
Bridge
- A device to connect two network segments with the same subnet
Commpression
A force that pushes or squeezes a material
35 terms
building and architecture
bad taste
commercial
brick
beautiful
to have bad quality in, or low standards in e.g. The Irish ha…
related to business, also an advertisement
hard Used to make buildings
pretty
bad taste
to have bad quality in, or low standards in e.g. The Irish ha…
commercial
related to business, also an advertisement
15 terms
Interior Design II Archectural Styles
teepee
Pueblos
Adobe
Longhouse
a cone-shaped tent made out of animal skins used by Native Am…
villages of large apartment-style compounds made of stone and…
a brick or building material made of sun-dried earth and straw
A long wooden building in which several families could live,…
teepee
a cone-shaped tent made out of animal skins used by Native Am…
Pueblos
villages of large apartment-style compounds made of stone and…
10 terms
SRA 2 - lesson 19 20
hitting
hopped
mess
smiles
bring one's hand or a tool or weapon into contact with (someo…
paste tense: move by jumping on one foot.
a dirty or untidy state of things or of a place.
form one's features into a pleased, kind, or amused expressio…
hitting
bring one's hand or a tool or weapon into contact with (someo…
hopped
paste tense: move by jumping on one foot.
20 terms
Bricks and mortar
Access
Appraise
Buttress
Cornice
A passage, a means of approach
To evaluate, to estimate the quality of
A prop, a structure built against the wall
A horizontal decorative the walls and ceiling of a room or th…
Access
A passage, a means of approach
Appraise
To evaluate, to estimate the quality of
53 terms
Art 101 Terms
Subject Matter
Iconography
Context
Barrel Vault
What the content is about within a piece of art
the visual images and symbols used in a work of art or the st…
consists of the external conditions that surround a work of a…
A single arch extended in depth from front to back, forming a…
Subject Matter
What the content is about within a piece of art
Iconography
the visual images and symbols used in a work of art or the st…
53 terms
Art 101 Terms
Subject Matter
Iconography
Context
Barrel Vault
What the content is about within a piece of art
the visual images and symbols used in a work of art or the st…
consists of the external conditions that surround a work of a…
A single arch extended in depth from front to back, forming a…
Subject Matter
What the content is about within a piece of art
Iconography
the visual images and symbols used in a work of art or the st…
homeowners ed
concrete
mortar
portland cement
masonry
building material made by mixing small stones and sand with l…
(n2) a mixture of sand, water, and cement or lime that is use…
acts like glue (looks like fine gray powder), made of limesto…
stonework or brickwork
concrete
building material made by mixing small stones and sand with l…
mortar
(n2) a mixture of sand, water, and cement or lime that is use…
97 terms
History I
Early Civilizations
Alignments
Dolmens
Wigwam
Beginnings of humans using shelter... - Stonehenge (2750-1500 BC…
Stone structures
Stone structure as a small shelter
Shelter made of sticks and grass
Early Civilizations
Beginnings of humans using shelter... - Stonehenge (2750-1500 BC…
Alignments
Stone structures
31 terms
Module 6 - Floor Plans
Building code - The IRC
Conceptual Design
Floor plans
Single -line drawing
International Residential Code is a series of building regula…
Final best design response to the information from a site ana…
Plans showing the location, sizes, materials, and components…
Simple, scaled drawing that does not show wall thickness.
Building code - The IRC
International Residential Code is a series of building regula…
Conceptual Design
Final best design response to the information from a site ana…
13 terms
UNIT 6 BASIC ACTIONS 1 ONLY PICTURES AND DEFINITIONS
to raise a wall
stud
stud wall
to mark
to form by the accumulation of materials or constituent parts…
vertical post used in construction, often made of wood
to write a sign on something for reference
to raise a wall
to form by the accumulation of materials or constituent parts…
stud
vertical post used in construction, often made of wood
10 terms
Other vowels short /o/
salt
wall
shawl
fault
a white crystalline substance that gives seawater its charact…
a continuous vertical brick or stone structure that encloses…
a piece of fabric worn by women over the shoulders or head or…
an unattractive or unsatisfactory feature, especially in a pi…
salt
a white crystalline substance that gives seawater its charact…
wall
a continuous vertical brick or stone structure that encloses…
51 terms
Architectural elements
barrel vault
hipped roof
mansard roof
pavilion roof
The simplest form of vault consisting of an unbroken series o…
A roof with sloping sides that meet at the top in a horizonta…
A roof that has four sloping sides, each of which becomes ste…
A roof hipped equally on all sides, so as to have a pyramidal…
barrel vault
The simplest form of vault consisting of an unbroken series o…
hipped roof
A roof with sloping sides that meet at the top in a horizonta…
Vocab Castle
epitomize
ambitious
adjacent
barracks
to be a perfect representation
have a desire to be successful, famous and popular
to share a point to a wall or a boarder
a sleeping quarters for soldiers and living
epitomize
to be a perfect representation
ambitious
have a desire to be successful, famous and popular
20 terms
Construction Studies
Insulation
Wall tie
wall bonding
load bearing
Building material that blocks heat transfer between the air i…
corrosion resistant metal strip used to join two perpendicula…
the various styles of laying bricks to create different patte…
A wall that support weight from above as well as their own de…
Insulation
Building material that blocks heat transfer between the air i…
Wall tie
corrosion resistant metal strip used to join two perpendicula…
29 terms
Housing
attic
roof
ceiling
lounge
a room at the top of a house under the roof
the surface that covers the top of a building
the top surface of a room
a room with chairs where you can sit and relax
attic
a room at the top of a house under the roof
roof
the surface that covers the top of a building
29 terms
Housing
attic
roof
ceiling
lounge
a room at the top of a house under the roof
the surface that covers the top of a building
the top surface of a room
a room with chairs where you can sit and relax
attic
a room at the top of a house under the roof
roof
the surface that covers the top of a building
27 terms
Coad words #2
Symmetry
Axis
Fenestration
Bell tower
The same on both sides of an axis (mirror image)
An invisible line that divides a shape
Arrangement of windows and doors
Projecting structure in the roof of building that holds bell
Symmetry
The same on both sides of an axis (mirror image)
Axis
An invisible line that divides a shape
25 terms
File Inter 7B (Houses)
(in the) suburbs
(on the) outskirts
(in the) country
(in a) city
residential area outside the centre of a large city
the area outside a city which is the furthest from the centre
areas away from cities and large towns, consisting of fields,…
a large important town
(in the) suburbs
residential area outside the centre of a large city
(on the) outskirts
the area outside a city which is the furthest from the centre
20 terms
List 15A
ant
basin
bath
bell
a small insect typically having a sting and living in a compl…
a bowl for washing, typically attached to a wall and having t…
a large container for water, used for immersing and washing t…
a hollow metal object, typically in the shape of a deep inver…
ant
a small insect typically having a sting and living in a compl…
basin
a bowl for washing, typically attached to a wall and having t…
15 terms
Medieval
Castles
Kings
Queens
Bricks
A large building, typically of the medieval period, fortified…
The male ruler of an independent state, especially one who in…
The female ruler of an independent state, especially one who…
A small rectangular block typically made of fired or sun-drie…
Castles
A large building, typically of the medieval period, fortified…
Kings
The male ruler of an independent state, especially one who in…
GRAFFITI
ART
VANDALISM
DRAWING
WALL
The expression of human creative skill.
Action involving deliberate damage to public or private prope…
A picture or diagram made with a pencil, pen or crayon rather…
Continuous vertical brick or stone structure that encloses an…
ART
The expression of human creative skill.
VANDALISM
Action involving deliberate damage to public or private prope…
101 terms
Glowaki ARCH 249 Test 1 Vocabulary
paleolithic period (old stone age)
neolithic period (new stone age), c. 9…
mudbrick (or sun-dried brick)
intramural burial
ancient cultural stage, or level, of human development, chara…
final stage of cultural evolution or technological developmen…
a wall building material made from clay or clay-like material…
burring the dead where they lived (in their familial homes)
paleolithic period (old stone age)
ancient cultural stage, or level, of human development, chara…
neolithic period (new stone age), c. 9…
final stage of cultural evolution or technological developmen…
34 terms
B4U3單字
break
Easter
holiday
activity
休息(n.)... a short period of rest, when food or drink is sometime…
復活節(n.)... a Christian holiday that celebrates Jesus Christ's re…
節日;假日(n.)... a day for celebration when many people are allowed…
活動(n.)... something that is done for enjoyment, especially an pl…
break
休息(n.)... a short period of rest, when food or drink is sometime…
Easter
復活節(n.)... a Christian holiday that celebrates Jesus Christ's re…
49 terms
Chapter 1: Terms
dwelling
sanctuary
terracing
megalith
a place where people live
...
to form land into flat areas resembling steps
large stone that forms a prehistoric monument
dwelling
a place where people live
sanctuary
...
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