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oversite Line breaks: over|site
Pronunciation: /ˈəʊvəsaɪt/

Definition of oversite in English:


A layer of concrete used to seal the earth under the ground floor of a house.
Example sentences
  • The oversite is built on the levelled out and compacted ground within the building and it is thickened out beneath the dwarf or sleeper walls.
  • The integrity of the concrete oversite is crucial to the strength and stability of the finished structure.
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