tarmacadam

[ tahr-muh-kad-uhm ]
/ ˈtɑr məˌkæd əm /

noun

a paving material consisting of coarse crushed stone covered with a mixture of tar and bitumen.

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Origin of tarmacadam

First recorded in 1880–85; tar1 + macadam

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