paving

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noun pav·ing \ˈpā-viŋ\

Definition of paving

Examples of paving in a Sentence

  1. The driveway was covered with concrete paving.

  2. They had to break up the paving to lay a new gas line.

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First Known Use of paving

15th century



PAVING Defined for English Language Learners

paving

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Definition of paving for English Language Learners

  • : material (such as stone, tar, or concrete) that is used to form the hard surface of a road, driveway, etc.

  • : the hard surface of a road, driveway, etc.


PAVING Defined for Kids

paving

noun pav·ing \ˈpā-viŋ\

Definition of paving for Students



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