Meaning of revetment

re•vet•ment

Pronunciation: (ri-vet'munt), [key]
— n.
  1. a facing of masonry or the like, esp. for protecting an embankment.
  2. an ornamental facing, as on a common masonry wall, of marble, face brick, tiles, etc.
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