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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A kind of wall made of stiff earth or clay rammed in between moulds which are carried up as the wall rises.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A species of wall made of stiff earth or clay rammed in between molds which are carried up as the wall rises; -- called also pisé work.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, stiff earth or clay, as used to form walls or floors, being rammed down until it becomes firm.

Etymologies

French pisé, from piser ("to stamp, pound"). (Wiktionary)

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