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paving material

Definitions of paving material
  1. noun
    material used to pave an area
    synonyms: pavement, paving
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    asphalt
    mixed asphalt and crushed gravel or sand; used especially for paving but also for roofing
    concrete
    a strong hard building material composed of sand and gravel and cement and water
    blacktop, blacktopping
    a black bituminous material used for paving roads or other areas; usually spread over crushed rock
    macadam
    broken stone used in macadamized roadways
    tarmac, tarmacadam
    a paving material of tar and broken stone; mixed in a factory and shaped during paving
    cement
    concrete pavement is sometimes referred to as cement
    ferroconcrete, reinforced concrete
    concrete with metal and/or mesh added to provide extra support against stresses
    type of:
    artefact, artifact
    a man-made object taken as a whole
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