GLOSSARY


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GLOSSARY
GLOSSARYThe following terms and definitions have been adapted from several references as cited at the end of this section and are used extensively throughout this book. All terms and definitions are listed alphabetically. A AAC Units Autoclaved aerated concrete units, fabricated from autoclaved aerated concrete, which possesses high air content—80 percent of its volume. Absorption The weight of water a brick absorbs when immersed in either cold or boiling water for a stated length of time, expressed as a percentage of the weight o…
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Narendra Taly, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE: Design of Reinforced Masonry Structures, Second Edition. GLOSSARY, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export