(also British paviour)
1A paving stone.
- In many cases, slabs and setts are poorly laid with considerable discrepancies from paviour to paviour giving an uneven surface which is abnormal.
- Sections of paviours forming the parking area were uneven.
- Once the new paviours are down on Stricklandgate, it will cost hundreds of thousands to undo.
1.1A person who lays paving stones.
- Two paviors are washing away their cares with a heart-cheering cup.
Middle English: from Old French paveur, from paver 'pave'.
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