1. rebuilding building again
  2. building permit a document authorizing the holder to construct a building of a particular kind on a particular lot
  3. building code set of standards established and enforced by local government for the structural safety of buildings
  4. building site a lot on which there are no permanent buildings
  5. building material material used for constructing buildings
  6. building society British equivalent of United States savings and loan association
  7. building block a block of material used in construction work
  8. binding energy the energy required to separate particles from a molecule or atom or nucleus; equals the mass defect
  9. building complex a whole structure (as a building) made up of interconnected or related structures
  10. gilding metal a brass that is rich in copper
  11. building the act of constructing something
  12. range animal any animal that lives and grazes in the grassy open land of western North America (especially horses, cattle, sheep)
  13. sliding scale a wage scale that fluctuates in response to the cost-of-living index
  14. shipbuilding industry an industry that builds ships
  15. sliding keel a retractable fin keel used on sailboats to prevent drifting to leeward
  16. Ribes sanguineum a flowering shrub
  17. bleeding heart garden plant having deep-pink drooping heart-shaped flowers
  18. knitting needle needle consisting of a slender rod with pointed ends
  19. pilot engine a locomotive that precedes a train to check the track
  20. blotting paper absorbent paper used to dry ink