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CURBING

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does curbing mean? 

CURBING (noun)
  The noun CURBING has 1 sense:

1. an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)

  Familiarity information: CURBING used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CURBING (noun)


Sense 1curbing [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

curb; curbing; kerb

Hypernyms ("curbing" is a kind of...):

edge (a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object)

Meronyms (parts of "curbing"):

curbstone; kerbstone (a paving stone forming part of a curb)


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