a facing of masonry or the like, especially for protecting an embankment.
an ornamental facing, as on a common masonry wall, of marble, face brick, tiles, etc.
a facing of stones, sandbags, etc, to protect a wall, embankment, or earthworks
another name for retaining wall
verb (used with object), revetted, revetting. 1. to face, as an embankment, with masonry or other material. verb -vets, -vetting, -vetted 1. to face (a wall or embankment) with stones
noun 1. (Austral, slang) a motorsport enthusiast
noun 1. the act of vibrating. 2. the state of being vibrated. 3. Physics. the oscillating, reciprocating, or other periodic motion of a rigid or elastic body or medium forced from a position or state of equilibrium. the analogous motion of the particles of a mass of air or the like, whose state of equilibrium […]
noun 1. victuals, food supplies; provisions. 2. food or provisions for human beings. verb (used with object), victualed, victualing or (especially British) victualled, victualling. 3. to supply with victuals. verb (used without object), victualed, victualing or (especially British) victualled, victualling. 4. to take or obtain victuals. 5. Archaic. to eat or feed. verb -uals, -ualling, […]