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grav•el



Pronunciation: (grav'ul), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gravel.html on line 75 [key]
n., v., -eled, -el•ing or (esp. Brit.) -elled, -el•ling,
adj.


n.
1. small stones and pebbles, or a mixture of these with sand.
2. Pathol.
a. multiple small calculi formed in the kidneys.
b. the disease characterized by such concretions.

v.t.
1. to cover with gravel.
2. to bring to a standstill from perplexity; puzzle.
3. Informal.to be a cause of irritation to.
4. Obs.to run (a ship) aground, as on a beach.

adj.
harsh and grating: a gravel voice.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gravel.html on line 163 gravel (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/gravel.html on line 165 gravel (Encyclopedia)

 

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