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  • n. Plural form of brickkiln.

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Examples

  • What signifies what he is called, who massacres the wives and children of his allies; who hangs the grandchildren of his king; who saws his unhappy captives in two, tears them to pieces with harrows, or burns them in brickkilns?

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • And bringing forth the people thereof he sawed them, and drove over them chariots armed with iron: and divided them with knives, and made them pass through brickkilns: so did he to all the cities of the children of Ammon: and David returned, with all the army to Jerusalem.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 10: 2 Kings The Challoner Revision

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