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English noun: paving

1. paving (substance) material used to pave an area

Synonymspavement, paving material

Broader (hypernym)artefact, artifact

Narrower (hyponym)asphalt, blacktop, blacktopping, concrete, macadam, tarmac, tarmacadam

2. paving (artifact) the paved surface of a thoroughfare


Broader (hypernym)paved surface

Narrower (hyponym)curbside

Substance holonympaving stone

Substance meronympavement, road, route, sidewalk, street

3. paving (act) the act of applying paving materials to an area


Broader (hypernym)application, coating, covering

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