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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A dark bituminous substance found in natural beds and as residue from petroleum distillation v. - Cover with tar

Usage examples (40)
  • It was opened as a grass strip for military use in the late 1960s, but later acquired an asphalt runway.
  • asphalt the driveway
  • Nor do they believe they can fly, or that asphalt is bouncy.
  • "The way we change concrete and asphalt is to start counting people." for more
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