QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!
Words nearby revetment
Example sentences from the Web for revetment
In a March 3 email to the Coastal Commission, Oceanside principal planner Russ Cunningham said the city OK’d repair to a revetment, or boulder wall, and adding sand to the beach in the 1200 block of South Pacific Street.
The best arrangement, which is ascribed to Albert Drer, was the “counter-arched revetment.”
The section through the face of the bastion shows a demi-revetment with wide berm, and a hedge as an additional obstacle.
The escarp is falling into disfavour, on account of the great expense of a revetment that can withstand breaching fire.
The revetment differed mainly in the care which had been bestowed upon it, and consisted mostly of reeds, grass, &c.The Egyptian campaigns, 1882 to 1885|Charles Royle
The marble revetment of the narthex is a splendid specimen of that style of decoration.Constantinople painted by Warwick Goble|Alexander Van Millingen