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re·vet·ment
[ri-vet-muhnt]
NOUN
1.
a facing of masonry or the like, especially for protecting an embankment.
2.
an ornamental facing, as on a common masonry wall, of marble, face brick, tiles, etc.
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Revetment - Wikipedia
In stream restoration, river engineering or coastal engineering, revetments are sloping structures placed on banks or cliffs in such a way as to absorb the energy  ... More »
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Define revetment: a facing (as of stone or concrete) to sustain an embankment.

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Dec 14, 2007 ... Definition of Revetment: A revetment is a facing of stone, concrete units or slabs, etc., built to protect a scarp, the foot of a cliff or a dune, a dike ...

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Mar 16, 2009 ... The article further explains how and why the application of a seawall or revetment might be used to resolve well-defined real life coastal ...

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Revetment definition, a facing of masonry or the like, especially for protecting an embankment. See more.

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(especially in fortification) a retaining wall or facing ... Meaning, pronunciation, example sentences, and more from Oxford Dictionaries.

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Revetment definition: a facing of stones, sandbags , etc, to protect a wall, embankment , or earthworks | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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Commissioners also said there are still other options for homeowners to try and stabilize the bank, such as root wad and spruce revetments. Washington ...