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English Dictionary: paving by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
paving
n
  1. material used to pave an area [syn: paving, pavement, paving material]
  2. the paved surface of a thoroughfare
    Synonym(s): pavement, paving
  3. the act of applying paving materials to an area
    Synonym(s): paving, pavage
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Pave \Pave\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Paved}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Paving}.] [F. paver to pave, LL. pavare, from L. pavire to
      beat, ram, or tread down; cf. Gr. [?] to beat, strike.]
      1. To lay or cover with stone, brick, or other material, so
            as to make a firm, level, or convenient surface for
            horses, carriages, or persons on foot, to travel on; to
            floor with brick, stone, or other solid material; as, to
            pave a street; to pave a court.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Paving \Pav"ing\, n.
      1. The act or process of laying a pavement, or covering some
            place with a pavement.
  
      2. A pavement.
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