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 for Raking course
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Rake \Rake\, v. i.
     To incline from a perpendicular direction; as, a mast rakes
     aft.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Raking course (Bricklaying), a course of bricks laid
        diagonally between the face courses in a thick wall, to
        strengthen it.
        [1913 Webster]

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