Meaning of WALL in English


Any of various upright constructions used to divide or enclose a room or building.

In traditional masonry construction, curtain walls or infill of brick, block, or other material. See also cavity wall , retaining wall , shear wall .


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Antonine Wall

bearing wall

load bearing wall

Berlin Wall

cavity wall

curtain wall

Great Wall of China

Hadrian's Wall

retaining wall

shear wall

Wall Street

Wall Street Journal The

Western Wall

{{link=Wailing Wall">Wailing Wall

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