Definition of Cavity wall

1. Noun. A wall formed of two thicknesses of masonry with a space between them.

Generic synonyms: Wall

Definition of Cavity wall

1. Noun. (construction) A double wall of masonry connected by an air space. ¹

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Medical Definition of Cavity wall

1. One of the surfaces bounding a cavity. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cavity Wall

cavity line angle
cavity liner
cavity margin
cavity of concha
cavity of larynx
cavity of middle ear
cavity of pharynx
cavity of septum pellucidum
cavity of tooth
cavity preparation
cavity preparation base
cavity preparation form
cavity quantum electrodynamics
cavity resonator
cavity wall (current term)
caviuna wood
cavo-atrial junction
cavo-atrial junctions
cavoatrial junction
cavoatrial junctions
cavopulmonary anastomosis
cavopulmonary shunt

Literary usage of Cavity wall

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1. A Dictionary of Architecture and Building, Biographical, Historical, and by Russell Sturgis (1901)
"cavity wall. A wall built with an Air Space (which see). Hollow Wall. Same as cavity wall, above. Partition Wall. Same as Partition, but often used with the ..."

2. The Surgery of the Ear by Samuel Joseph Kopetzky (1908)
"... as the course of the epithelium is directed and deviated from the cavity wall into the lumen of the cavity. The underlying annulus acts as a flange, ..."

3. Clinical Rheumatology: A Problem-oriented Approach to Diagnosis and Management by Roland W. Moskowitz (1921)
"From any one of the three sections select a field in the gingival third of the labial or -buccal surface and indicate the line of a cavity wall in the same ..."

4. Hygiene and Public Health by Louis Coltman Parkes, Henry Richard Kenwood (1913)
"This arrangement necessitates two damp-proof courses—the lower just above the footings, and the upper across the outer portion of the cavity wall slightly ..."

5. Transactions of the Pathological Society of London by Pathological Society of London (1885)
"The fatal haemorrhage evidently resulted from separation of the cyst from the surrounding lung tissue. It seems probable that bleeding from the cavity wall ..."

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