bricks and mortar


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bricks and mortar

A popular expression for a physical location, as opposed to intangible assets or even cyberspace.

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COMPARISON: Three-bed bricks and mortar holiday home in Milford: pounds 300,000-pounds 369,950.
When the bond between bricks and mortar fails, it's time to re-point.
Art is not bricks and mortar, but bricks and mortar rarely hurt.
Should it support bricks and mortar or books and minds?