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- adj. covered with or as if with mud
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Within this rocky honeycomb -- “cette ville en monolithe,” as it has been aptly called, for it is literally scooped out of one mountain block -- live a few poor people, foddering their wretched goats at carved piscina and stately sideboards, erecting their mud-beplastered hovels in the halls of feudal princes.