Definition of Paving

1. Noun. Material used to pave an area.

Exact synonyms: Pavement, Paving Material
Generic synonyms: Artefact, Artifact
Specialized synonyms: Asphalt, Concrete, Blacktop, Blacktopping, Macadam, Tarmac, Tarmacadam
Derivative terms: Pave, Pave



2. Noun. The paved surface of a thoroughfare.
Exact synonyms: Pavement
Specialized synonyms: Curbside
Generic synonyms: Paved Surface
Terms within: Paving Stone
Substance meronyms: Road, Route, Pavement, Sidewalk, Street
Derivative terms: Pave, Pave

3. Noun. The act of applying paving materials to an area.
Exact synonyms: Pavage
Generic synonyms: Application, Coating, Covering
Derivative terms: Pave

Definition of Paving

1. n. The act or process of laying a pavement, or covering some place with a pavement.

Definition of Paving

1. Verb. (present participle of pave) ¹

2. Noun. The hard durable surface placed directly atop the ground, as on a street or sidewalk. ¹

3. Noun. Interior pavement, as in a cathedral. ¹

4. Adjective. Pertaining to the material used for pavement, or to the surface itself. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Paving

1. pavement [n -S] - See also: pavement

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Paving

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pavilion
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pavilioning
pavilionlike
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paving (current term)
paving machine
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Literary usage of Paving

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1. Annual Report by Chicago (Ill.). Board of Education (1894)
"343 93 Curbing, Grading and paving Hirsch Street, Northwest Division High School Lot ... 7 School Lot 184 50 Curbing, Grading and paving W. Congress Street, ..."

2. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1922)
"Municipal corporations <g=>434(6) — Ordinance held not to exempt street railroad from duty of paving tracks. A city ordinance licensing a street railway ..."

3. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke (1829)
"All the paving done in one day must on the same day be well rammed to an even ... This must be donewith each portion of paving, on the day on which the ..."

4. Industrial Arts Index by H.W. Wilson Company (1914)
"Eng Ree 68:345-7 S 27 '13 Asphalt paving cements and road binders. ... Munie Eng 4S:300 S '13 Rock-asphalt paving in San Antonio, il diag Standard ..."

5. Biennial report by North Dakota Geological Survey (1906)
"paving BRICK CLAYS. paving brick clays are not nearly as abundant as ... There are, however, several localities in which a suitable paving brick clay- is ..."

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