Definition of Hard surface

1. Verb. Cover with asphalt or a similar surface. "Hard-surface roads"

Generic synonyms: Pave

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hard Surface

hard sauce
hard science
hard sciences
hard sell
hard shoulder
hard shoulders
hard skill
hard sledding
hard soap
hard solder
hard sore
hard space
hard start
hard steel
hard stop
hard surface (current term)
hard tarter
hard tick
hard time
hard times
hard tissue
hard to please(p)
hard tubercle
hard ulcer
hard up
hard water
hard wheat
hard wired
hard work
hard worker

Literary usage of Hard surface

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. English Composition as a Social Problem by Sterling Andrus Leonard (1917)
"child who merely reflects the information he gets, with painful accuracy, from a bright, hard surface of mind. (2) Through proper crediting of sources In ..."

2. Building Construction and Superintendence by Frank Eugene Kidder (1915)
"This is to be permitted to stand until it has become partly hardened and is then to he thoroughly rubbed and polished until it becomes a hard surface. ..."

3. Appletons' Cyclopædia of Applied Mechanics: A Dictionary of Mechanical by Appleton, firm, publishers, New York (1880)
"Tool A would commence cutting the hard surface, and, becoming dull, would spring away from the cut in spite of all that could be done to prevent it ; while ..."

4. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"The art and tlie process of making incisions in a hard surface, removing a part of the material. The term is limited in its use to such incising when done ..."

5. Newton's London Journal of Arts and Sciences: Being Record of the Progress by William Newton, Charles Frederick Partington (1836)
"... the clay to separate the more easily from the piston, than would be the case if the piston were to have a smooth hard surface, such as plate iron. ..."

6. Reports of Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of the State of Oregon by Oregon Supreme Court (1921)
"... of the SP Railroad tracks, or terminus of the hard surface pavement thereon, westerly to the city limits, all in the city of Sheridan, Oregon. ..."

7. International Library of Technology: A Series of Textbooks for Persons by International Textbook Company (1903)
"When the work to be milled has a hard surface, as iron castings, steel castings, and some forgings, or has a surface in which sand is embedded; ..."

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