pebble dash

  • 1pebble dash — [peb′əl dash΄] n. Chiefly Brit. a finish for outer walls in which pieces of crushed rock are set into an outer coat of stucco or cement: also pebbledash [peb′əl dash΄] n. pebble dash adj. pebble dashed …

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  • 2pebble dash — pebble dash, pebble dashed, adj. an exterior wall finish composed of mortar against which, while still wet, small pebbles have been thrown and pressed in. Cf. roughcast. [1900 05] * * * …

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  • 3pebble-dash — ► NOUN ▪ mortar with pebbles in it, used as a coating for external walls …

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  • 4pebble dash — noun : rock dash * * * pebble dash, pebble dashed, adj. an exterior wall finish composed of mortar against which, while still wet, small pebbles have been thrown and pressed in. Cf. roughcast. [1900 05] …

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  • 5pebble dash — 1. noun A coating of small pebbles sprayed on to soft plaster, used as decoration on exterior walls. 2. verb To apply pebble dash to a wall …

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  • 6pebble-dash — noun Brit. mortar with pebbles in it, used as a coating for external walls. Derivatives pebble dashed adjective …

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  • 7pebble dash — /ˈpɛbəl dæʃ/ (say pebuhl dash) noun a type of finish used on external walls, formed by throwing or pressing small stones into plaster while it is still plastic …

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  • 9pebble — n. 1 a small smooth stone worn by the action of water. 2 a a type of colourless transparent rock crystal used for spectacles. b a lens of this. c (attrib.) colloq. (of a spectacle lens) very thick and convex. 3 an agate or other gem, esp. when… …

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  • 10plaster — plasterer, n. plasteriness, n. plasterlike, plastery, adj. /plas teuhr, plah steuhr/, n. 1. a composition, as of lime or gypsum, sand, water, and sometimes hair or other fiber, applied in a pasty form to walls, ceilings, etc., and allowed to… …

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  • 11spatter — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. splash, sprinkle; besprinkle, bedraggle, bespatter; sully, soil. See uncleanness. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. splash, spot, wet, soil, swash, sprinkle, scatter, stain, bespatter, splatter, dash, dot,… …

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  • 12Risinghurst — is a quiet outlying residential area of Oxford, England, situated just outside the Eastern Bypass road which forms part of the Oxford ring road. It is around a mile from the centre of Headington and convert|3|mi|km from Oxford city centre. It is… …

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  • 13roughcast — roughcaster, n. /ruf kast , kahst /, n., v., roughcast, roughcasting. n. 1. Also called spatter dash. an exterior wall finish composed of mortar and fine pebbles mixed together and dashed against the wall. Cf. pebble dash. 2. a crudely formed… …

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  • 14Princes Risborough — Coordinates: 51°43′26″N 0°50′04″W / 51.723978°N 0.834418°W / 51.723978; 0.834418 …

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  • 15The Owl Service — Infobox Book name = The Owl Service author = Alan Garner country = United Kingdom language = English genre = Fantasy publisher = Random House Children s Books (Hardcover), Collins (1973 paperback) release date = June 1968 (Hardcover), Sept. 1973… …

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  • 16Hubert Maga — Coutoucou Hubert Maga President Hubert Maga, c. 1962 Deputy to the French National Assembly In office June 17, 1951 – May 22, 1959 Premier of Dahomey …

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  • 17Snailbeach — is a village in Shropshire, England, located near Shrewsbury at gbmapping|SJ375025. The village was formerly home to a large lead mine.HistoryEarly historya village was built for workers at the local lead mine Snailbeach Mine, which reputedly… …

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  • 18Shoofly pie — (or shoo fly pie) is a molasses pie considered traditional among the Pennsylvania Dutch and also known in Southern cooking. The more common version of the recipe mdash; sometimes referred to as wet bottom mdash; consists of a layer of sweet,… …

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  • 19Ashtons — For Suburb in Dublin, see Clonskeagh. Ashtons Industry Housebuilding Fate Acquired Successor Persimmon plc Founded Circa 1960 Defunct 1972 Headq …

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  • 20High Line (New York City) — Coordinates: 40°44.9′N 74°0.3′W / 40.7483°N 74.005°W / 40.7483; 74.005 …

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