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Perpend stone
Perpend stone Per"pend stone` See Perpender.
perpend stone
Perpender Per*pend"er, n. [F. parpaing, pierre parpaigne; of uncertain origin.] (Masonry) A large stone reaching through a wall so as to appear on both sides of it, and acting as a binder; -- called also perbend, perpend stone, and perpent stone.

Meaning of perpend stone from wikipedia

- A perpend stone, perpend (parpen, parpend, perpin, and other spellings), through stone, bond stone, or tie stone is a stone that extends through an entire...
- Pendentive Performative architecture Pergola Peripteros Peristasis Peristyle Perpend stone Perron Persian column Peruvian colonial architecture Petrine Baroque...
- Parts of brickwork include bricks, beds and perpends. The bed is the mortar upon which a brick is laid. A perpend is a vertical joint between any two bricks...
- management proposition. Prefabricated home Prefabricated buildings Concrete perpend Panelák Tower block St Crispin's School — an example of a prefabricated...
- slope of 1:7. The stone blocks are laid random with broken courses, some snecking and an uneven arrangement of perpends. The stones have rough, uneven...
- masonry (i.e. under-fired bricks, porous stone, or porous mortar) Cracks Defective pointing Unfilled joints and perpends, Defective seals around doors and windows...
- attention to the construction of the foundations and ensuring that brick perpends were tight and mortar-filled preserved the cathedral's walling relatively...
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