ruderation

noun
ru·​der·​a·​tion | \ ˌrüdəˈrāshən \
plural -s

Definition of ruderation

archaic
: the process of paving with broken stone

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First Known Use of ruderation

circa 1730, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ruderation

Latin ruderation-, ruderatio, from ruderatus (past participle) + -ion-, -io -ion

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The first known use of ruderation was circa 1730

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“Ruderation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ruderation. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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