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rock–ribbed

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adjective \ˈräk-ˈribd\

Definition of rock–ribbed

  1. 1 :  1rocky 1

  2. 2 :  firm and inflexible in doctrine or integrity <a rock–ribbed conservative community — John Hale>



1776

First Known Use of rock–ribbed

1776


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