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

  • n. Crushed or broken stone, cinders, or similar material used in the construction and repair of roads and roadbeds.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the broken, stone used in macadamizing roads.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Broken stone, etc., used for making roads: same as metal, 6.

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

  • n. broken rock used for repairing or making roads


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