Pronunciation: (snek), [key]
—n. Scot. and North Eng.
a door latch or its lever.
Pronunciation: (snek), [key] Masonry.
a small stone, as a spall, inserted into the spaces between larger pieces of rubble in a wall.
to fill (spaces between larger stones) with snecks.
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