Definition of paving in English:


Line breaks: pav¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈpeɪvɪŋ


[mass noun]
  • 1A surface made up of flat stones laid in a pattern: weeds had forced their way up through the cracked paving
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    • The stone paving would have finished off the scheme nicely.
    • The rear garden has a patio, extensive Liscannor paving and an outdoor storage shed.
    • Outside, the front garden is laid in low-maintenance cobblelock paving, and provides parking for two cars.
  • 1.1The stones used for a paved surface: the company can supply and lay paving
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    • Many of the stone paving slabs are 200 years old and too expensive for Leeds City Council to replace.
    • In addition, several thousand square feet of flagstone paving were used for the pool area and sidewalks.
    • The front garden is laid in granite paving and provides plenty of off-street parking.

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