What does the word masonry mean?

Usage examples for masonry

  1. Thank heaven, this latter was pulled down in due time- and an oblong diamond- shaped stone is now the finishing piece of masonry of this wonderful building. – A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
  2. Verdun stood upright as by a miracle, a coarse lace of masonry- not one house was whole. – The Happy Foreigner by Enid Bagnold
  3. To his surprise, he felt nothing behind the masonry he had removed as far as his long arm could reach. – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs