• Perpend

    Pronunciation

    • UK IPA: /pəˈpɛnd/

    Origin

    From Latin perpendere, from per- + pendere ("to weigh").

    Full definition of perpend

    Verb

    1. (archaic) To ponder, consider.

    Noun

    perpend

    (plural perpends)
    1. A brick or stone that has its longest dimension perpendicular to the face of a wall, especially one that extends through the wall's entire thickness
    2. A vertical joint between bricks or blocks in a horizontal course

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