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hollow

noun bare, bereft of, carved out, clear, deprived, destitute of, devoid, devoid of, empty, lacking, short of, vacant, vacuous, void, wanting, without
Associated concepts: hollow victory
See also: chamber, deficient, empty, jejune, perfunctory, untenable, vacant, vacuous, void
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4 To fix medium/ heavyweight objects, use Hollow Wall Anchors which come with their own screws.
They come in many sizes and work well in all types of hollow walls, including drywall and plaster.
If you can't find any, use screws suitable for hollow walls.
If there aren't any joists, use screws suitable for hollow walls.
All the elements of the structure are produced with hollow walls in which water circulates for forced cooling during melting and cooling of the ingot.
Due to the nature of the building, said Mr Loach, firefighters were having to cut into the hollow walls of the school to make sure the fire had not spread into cavities.
Older houses sometimes have hollow walls dividing rooms ( a type of partition made with a timber framework covered in thin strips of wood, known as laths, which serve as a base for the plaster.
If your house has hollow walls, that means finding the upright supports hidden behind the plasterboard.
Similarly, your house loses heat in winter and gains it during the summer via conduction (through frame, foundation, windows, and doors), radiation (from any warm surface), and convection (through air circulating in looping currents inside rooms and hollow walls, transferring energy from warm to cool wall surfaces).
I finished at Newsome High School and Sports College in 2008 and for the five years I was there it was normal to walk into leaking ceilings, hollow walls and general wear and tear of old buildings.
DRILL HOLLOW WALLS IT is important when drilling into hollow plasterboard walls to drill gently.
They were quite hollow walls, so there was not way that the people next door would not have been able to hear us screaming.