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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The material used to construct a curb.
  • n. A row of curbstones; a curb.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of curb.
  • n. A row of curbstones; the material used to construct such a curb
  • n. The damage caused to a wheel or tire by curbing (running the wheel or tire into or over a curb).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of checking or restraining.
  • n. Material prepared for curbstones either roughly worked to dimension, or finished ready to set.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)

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