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(pronounced brihk LAY-aut) This term, which can be used to refer to textiles and other manufactured surface materials, refers to the stereotypical pattern found in masonry all over the world: the running bond. See also:

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(pronounced BREE-oh) A peppy noun with Italian ancestry that denotes the three Vs: vivaciousness, verve, and enthusiastic vigor. Capiche? Example: Danny’s brio usually motivated the others in his studio, but after two all-nighters dedicated to finishing up the over-wrought construction