- a brand of road-surfacing material made with asphalt.
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Examples from the Web for tarvia
The following day, February 13, 1917, Italian artillery fire again reached and hit the station at Tarvia.
However, when she had regained the tarvia road and walked a little way the shadow suddenly passed, and she stood surprised.
The automobiles of the holiday makers swarmed ceaselessly over the tarvia.
A low slung maroon roadster came down the street and nosed into the mouth of the tarvia drive at Joseph's gate.
Black Hood let the clutch slap in and the roadster bounded back onto the tarvia drive.