ruderation

noun ru·der·a·tion \ˌrüdəˈrāshən\

Definition of ruderation

plural

-s

archaic

  1. :  the process of paving with broken stone

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Origin and Etymology of ruderation

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


First Known Use: circa 1730


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