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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The manmade part of the grounds surrounding a building, as paved areas or statues

Usage examples (37)
  • The hardscape is the handiwork of an Old World craftsmen from south of the border.
  • For example, countless paving materials are available for "hardscape" areas, along with countless patterning options.
  • Often, redevelopment of a waterfront involves building a "hardscape" of walkways and overlooks.
  • Don't forget about "hardscape" such as patios, decks, and fencing; designers can help with these also. for more
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