“Mortar” in the news

Example collocations

artillery and mortar
brick and mortar
lime mortar
mortar fire
mortar shells

Publications and example sentences

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Seeking Alpha
· G-III Apparel Group, Ltd. (GIII) CEO Morris Goldfarb on Q1 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  
We plan on returning these brick and mortar businesses to profitability.  Copy example sentence
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The New York Times
· Afghan War Casualty Report: June 2020  
A mortar shell hit a house in the Chaghra area of Nerkh District, killing three children and wounding three others.  Copy example sentence
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The Guardian
· Country diary: the mason bee builds individual rooms for her eggs  
People often assume that the common name of these gingery, spring-flying solitary bees refers to a tendency to nest in crumbling mortar, but it’s more likely to derive from their habit of using mud as a mortar-like material to line and partition their brood cells.  Copy example sentence
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Japan Today
· Portland, Oregon, city of protest, reels from nightly chaos  
She said the smaller groups “continued to focus on police,” throwing ball bearings, bottles, bats and mortars at officers, setting fires and trying to rip down a fence set up around a building housing police headquarters and a sheriff's jail.  Copy example sentence
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The China Post
· Portland, Oregon, city of protest, reels from nightly chaos  
She said the smaller groups “continued to focus on police,” throwing ball bearings, bottles, bats and mortars at officers, setting fires and trying to rip down a fence set up around a building housing police headquarters and a sheriff’s jail.  Copy example sentence
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The Guardian
· What am I, chopped liver? Three recipes using eggplant instead of meat  
Meanwhile, grind the walnuts into rough crumbs using a mortar and pestle.  Copy example sentence
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Vogue.com
· 12 Black Mental Health and Wellness Resources to Follow on Instagram  
While Williamsburg social and wellness hub Ethel’s Club—which offers working, gathering, and performance spaces designed specifically with people of color in mind—had to close its brick and mortar location, founder Naj Austin has transitioned their community online.  Copy example sentence
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Financial Express
· Pakistan witnesses substantial increase in militant attacks in May  
As per the statistics released by the PICSS, eight out of 18 militant attacks were IED-based, seven were incidents of target killings and one incident each of militants’ physical assault, mortar attack, and rocket attack.  Copy example sentence
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The Guardian
· Top 10 four-dimensional novels  
I have written about the cultural history of the fourth dimension wearing my mortar board but felt that this approach to the idea was incomplete.  Copy example sentence
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The Guardian
· How to make caesar salad – recipe  
Peel and crush the garlic, either using a press or in a mortar, then mix with the oil and leave to mingle, ideally for an hour or so.  Copy example sentence