curbing


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curb·ing

 (kûr′bĭng)
n.
1. The material used to construct a curb.
2. A row of curbstones; a curb.

curbing

(ˈkɜːbɪŋ)
n
(Building) the US spelling of kerbing

curb•ing

(ˈkɜr bɪŋ)

n.
1. the material forming a curb, as along a street.
2. a curb, or a section of a curb.
[1585–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.curbing - an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)curbing - an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)
curbstone, kerbstone - a paving stone forming part of a curb
edge - a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object; "he rounded the edges of the box"
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