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paving stone

  1. a concrete or stone slab for paving
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Examples from the Web for paving stone

Historical Examples of paving stone

  • The paving-stone is now kept in the church of S. Maria Nova.

    Pagan and Christian Rome

    Rodolfo Lanciani

  • There was no more principle in him than there was in a paving-stone.

    Down South

    Oliver Optic

  • His wife, Sora Nanna, said that he had a fist like a paving-stone.

  • Before she had gone a yard she sank like a paving-stone to the bottom of the pool.

  • Mr. Grile hit him on the head with a paving-stone by way of changing the topic.