from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A type of retaining wall used during construction by driving interlocking sheets of material into the ground.
- n. The material used to assemble a sheet pile retaining wall.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a series of piles made of planks or half logs driven edge to edge, -- used to form the walls of cofferdams, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a pile in a row of piles driven side by side to retain earth or prevent seepage
Sorry, no etymologies found.