Definition of Revet

1. Verb. Construct a revetment.

Generic synonyms: Build, Construct, Make
Derivative terms: Revetment



2. Verb. Face with a layer of stone or concrete or other supporting material so as to retain. "Face an embankment"
Generic synonyms: Face
Derivative terms: Revetment

Definition of Revet

1. v. t. To face, as an embankment, with masonry, wood, or other material.

Definition of Revet

1. Verb. To face, as an embankment, with masonry, wood, or other material. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Revet

1. to face with masonry [v -VETTED, -VETTING, -VETS]

Medical Definition of Revet

1. To face, as an embankment, with masonry, wood, or other material. Origin: See Revetment. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Revet

revertible
reverting
revertive
reverts
revery
reves
revest
revested
revestiaries
revestiary
revesting
revestries
revestry
revests
revesture
revet (current term)
revetement
revetment
revetments
revets
revetted
revetting
reveur
reveurs
reveuse
reveuses
revhead
revheads
revibrate
revibrated

Literary usage of Revet

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1. A Dictionary of Architecture and Building, Biographical, Historical, and by Russell Sturgis (1901)
"... ATHENS ; RESTORATION BY STUART AND revet. (SEE CUT, COL. 551.) sense, too, the screen work, or wall, which divides the nave or crossing of the church ..."

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