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Definition of Opus incertum

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opus incertum
(anc. arch.), a kind of masonry employed in building walls, in which the stones were not squared nor laid in courses; rubblework...
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Opus incertum (irregular work) was an ancient Roman construction technique, using irregularly shaped and randomly placed uncut stones or fist-sized tuff blocks inserted in a core of opus caementicium.

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