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See definition of revetment on Dictionary.com
  • as infacing
  • as inretaining wall

synonyms for revetment

  • covering
  • front
  • siding
  • surface
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How to use revetment in a sentence

Jonathan Borrego, Oceanside’s deputy city manager, said city law written in the 1980s allows property owners to do certain types of repair work to their boulder walls – called revetments – without having to get a coastal development permit.
OCEANSIDE SEAWALL DISPUTE HINTS AT LOOMING DECISIONS OVER SEA-LEVEL RISEMACKENZIE ELMERJUNE 17, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
It’s not legal, for instance, to pour concrete between the boulders of a revetment, yet concrete-reinforced boulder walls are a common sight along the beach.
OCEANSIDE SEAWALL DISPUTE HINTS AT LOOMING DECISIONS OVER SEA-LEVEL RISEMACKENZIE ELMERJUNE 17, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
So we have a history of allowing homeowners to essentially make repairs to their revetment as long as they’re following certain guidelines.
OCEANSIDE SEAWALL DISPUTE HINTS AT LOOMING DECISIONS OVER SEA-LEVEL RISEMACKENZIE ELMERJUNE 17, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Borrego estimates homeowners now submit about six requests for revetment repair a year, which is “a lot from a historical standpoint,” he said.
OCEANSIDE SEAWALL DISPUTE HINTS AT LOOMING DECISIONS OVER SEA-LEVEL RISEMACKENZIE ELMERJUNE 17, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In a March 3 email to the Coastal Commission, Oceanside principal planner Russ Cunningham said the city OK’d repair to a revetment, or boulder wall, and adding sand to the beach in the 1200 block of South Pacific Street.
STATE TELLS OCEANSIDE TO STOP BEACH WORKMACKENZIE ELMERMARCH 11, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The best arrangement, which is ascribed to Albert Drer, was the “counter-arched revetment.”
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
The section through the face of the bastion shows a demi-revetment with wide berm, and a hedge as an additional obstacle.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
The escarp is falling into disfavour, on account of the great expense of a revetment that can withstand breaching fire.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
The revetment differed mainly in the care which had been bestowed upon it, and consisted mostly of reeds, grass, &c.
THE EGYPTIAN CAMPAIGNS, 1882 TO 1885CHARLES ROYLE
The marble revetment of the narthex is a splendid specimen of that style of decoration.
CONSTANTINOPLE PAINTED BY WARWICK GOBLEALEXANDER VAN MILLINGEN
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WORDS RELATED TO REVETMENT

  • covering
  • front
  • revetment
  • siding
  • surface
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