flood-flanking love

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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A method of embanking with stiff moist clay which is dug in spits and each spit thrown forcibly into its place so as to unite with the one previously thrown. As the clay dries it contracts, leaving crevices, which are filled by sludging.

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