a row of gabions submerged in a waterway, stream, river, etc, to control the flow of water
a fortification constructed of gabions
[gey-bee-uh n] /ˈgeɪ bi ən/ noun 1. a cylinder of wickerwork filled with earth, used as a military defense. 2. a metal cylinder filled with stones and sunk in water, used in laying the foundations of a dam or jetty. /ˈɡeɪbɪən/ noun 1. a cylindrical metal container filled with stones, used in the construction of […]
[gey-buh l] /ˈgeɪ bəl/ noun, Architecture. 1. the portion of the front or side of a building enclosed by or masking the end of a pitched roof. 2. a decorative member suggesting a gable, used especially in Gothic architecture. 3. Also called gable wall. a wall bearing a gable. [gey-buh l] /ˈgeɪ bəl/ noun 1. […]
[gey-buh ld] /ˈgeɪ bəld/ adjective 1. provided with a or : a gabled house. 2. built with a or .
noun 1. an end wall bearing a gable. noun 1. the end wall of a building on the side which is topped by a gable