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paviour

(ˈpeɪvjə) or

pavior

n
1. (Civil Engineering) a person who lays paving
2. (Civil Engineering) a machine for ramming down paving
3. (Civil Engineering) material used for paving
[C15: from paver, from pave]
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Noun1.paviour - a machine for laying pavementpaviour - a machine for laying pavement  
machine - any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
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"Cannot an honest pavior perform his work in peace, and get his money for it, and his living by it, without others talking rot about ambition and hopes of fame?"
Bournville, Bridgnorth, Broadstreet, Bromsgrove, Burton on Trent, Doncaster Phoenix, Kettering, Newport, Nuneaton, Paviors, Peterborough Lions, Sandbach, Sheffield, South Leicester
Saturday's 33-30 defeat at Nottingham outfit Paviors saw DK once more beaten in the Midlands One play-off to miss out on promotion.
Dave Addleton's injury-plagued Lions travelled to table-toppers Paviors in round six and returned home off the back of a 57-21 defeat.
Mr Smith was attacked after he had scored a try in the union game between Derby-based Leesbrook and Paviors, from Nottingham.
PWDL FA BPts Hinckley 1111 003471147 51 Old Halesonians 118 0 3 297 159 9 41 Scunthorpe 118 0 3 295 202 5 37 Bromsgrove 11 70 4 237 252 3 31 Nuneaton 11 6 0 5 241 186 4 28 Syston 115 0 6 216 233 6 26 Peterborough Lions* 11 6 0 5 213 183 5 24 Newport (Salop) 115 0 6 236 299 4 24 Lichfield 11 40 7 246 246 7 23 Longton 11 40 7 217 278 420 Sandbach 11 40 7 152 206 319 B'ham & Solihull 11 30 8 214 264 7 19 Old Northamptonians 11 30 8 171 280 5 17 Sutton Coldfield 11 30 8 177 357 214 Midlands One East: Huntingdon & District 34, Matlock 14; Kettering 27, Wellingborough 15; Market Rasen & Louth 5, Ilkeston 13; Newark 12, Derby 34; Newbold on Avon 32, Bugbrooke 7; Northampton Old Scouts 5, Bedford Athletic 50; Old Laurentians 24, Paviors 23.
Paviors crashed 50-0 to Sandal in the National Under 17 Shield.
To do that, though, they must beat Paviors, who finished second in Midlands One (East) in a play-off on Saturday.
(22) The money was used for materials, particularly sand and limestone, carriages for transport, and the wages for the paviors and their servants.
His modern counterpart could have the same job security replacing damaged stones and paviors in our new pedestrian areas, as in Queen Street over the past 20-plus years.