revet

verb re·vet \ ri-ˈvet \

Definition of revet

revetted; revetting
transitive verb
:to face with a revetment
  • revet an embankment

Origin and Etymology of revet

French revêtir, literally, to clothe, put on, from Old French revestir, from Latin revestire, from re- + vestire to clothe — more at 2vest

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