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  • noun Plural form of tiler.


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  • It chewed up heating fuel like a hungry dragon; it required constant attention from the masons, the tilers, the electricians, the roofers.

    Writer Unboxed » Blog Archive » At home in the past 2010

  • Some tilers were coining it during the booms, but Gary never did.

    David Mitchell Muggins Here 2010

  • Good for Barrats builders, bathroom tilers, Ghatso cameras, car part suppliers ... but is this really 'growth'?

    'This is the worst.' Newmania 2007

  • So, too, do designers of parquetry, roof tilers, ceramic painters and many more.

    A to Z: O is for OXO Unionpearl 2008

  • So, too, do designers of parquetry, roof tilers, ceramic painters and many more.

    Archive 2008-08-01 Unionpearl 2008

  • When in the year 1362, a destructive storm in London caused great havoc to the roofs of houses, a royal order decreed that "materials for roofing, and the wages of tilers, shall not be enhanced by the reason of the damage done by the tempest."

    The Social Order Before and After the Protestant Reformation 2007

  • Then painters moved in, followed by the floor and wall tilers.

    Purchased By The Billionaire Bianchin, Helen 2006

  • A team of two skilled tilers can lay up to 20m2 per day.

    Chapter 5 1997

  • Steak house chains, ladder manufacturers, pasta makers (100 percent durum wheat), bathroom tilers, liquidators, entire shopping malls (wishing our Madiba a special birthday), bottle stores (for wine, spirits and beer) and spare parts dealers (complete engines ... cylinder heads, complete cabs) all bought themselves newspaper space in the race to give the president their best.

    ANC Daily News Briefing 1996

  • The journey had been clean and swift, though ominous, with several persons who should have known nothing of their purpose warning the tray - tilers of nearing danger.

    The Weird of the White Wolf Moorcock, Michael, 1939- 1977


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