retaining wall love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A wall built to hold back a mass of earth or water.

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  • noun any of several structures used to restrain a vertical-faced mass of earth

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

  • noun a wall that is built to resist lateral pressure (especially a wall built to prevent the advance of a mass of earth)


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