macadamization love

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The process of paving roads with macadam.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The process or act of macadamizing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The process of laying carriage-roads according to the system of John Loudon Macadam, a Scottish engineer (1756–1836), who carried it out very extensively in England.

Etymologies

From macadamize +‎ -ation. (Wiktionary)

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  • *leads Frog away from the macadam*

    May 30, 2010

  • *showers frogapplause with macadamias*

    May 30, 2010

  • Apparently there were two separate John MacAdams after whom notable things were named. Fascinating.

    May 30, 2010

  • Hmm. I mistakenly thought this word had something to do with Macadamia nuts. (Random word search.)

    May 30, 2010