Paving sentence example

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  • In many modern gardens pathways made of old paving stones lead from the house to different parts.
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  • Pietra forte of the Cretaceous period is quarried north and south of the city, and has been used for centuries as paving stone and for the buildings.
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  • As the countess was frequently absent these boni homines gave judgment without her, thus paving the way for a free commune.
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  • Beyond paving the streets the French have made no alteration in the suks, which retain their original character unimpaired.
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  • Slabs are also manufactured, and, being readily cut, planed, dressed and enamelled, are used for chimney pieces, billiard tables, wall linings, cisterns, paving, tomb-stones, ridge rolls, electrical switch-boards and various other architectural and industrial purposes.
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  • The Concord granite is a medium bluish-grey coloured muscovitebiotite granite, with mica plates so abundant as to effect the durability of the polish of the stone; it is used for building-the outer walls of the Library of Congress at Washington, D.C., are made of this stone-to a less degree for monuments, for which the output of one quarry is used exclusively, and for paving blocks.
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  • The value of granite quarried in the state increased from $195,000 in 1887 to $1,147,097 in 1902, when building stone was valued at $619,916, monumental stone at $346,735 and paving stone at $101,548.
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  • Zanesville is an important centre for tha manufacture of art and domestic pottery, plain and ornamental tile, building and paving bricks, and other clay products.
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  • In 1900 Nebraska City ranked third among the manufacturing cities of the state, the manufactures including canned fruits and vegetables, packed pork, flour, oatmeal, hominy, grits, meal, starch, cider-vinegar, agricultural implements, windmills, paving bricks, concrete, sewer pipe, beer, over-ails and shirts.
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  • The tufa, sperone and peperino were easy to quarry, and could be employed by those who possessed comparatively elementary tools, while travertine, which came into use later, was an excellent building stone, and the lava (selce) served for paving stones and as material for concrete.
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  • Valla by one vigorous effort destroyed the False Decretals and exposed the Donation of Constantine to ridicule, paving the way for the polemic carried on against the dubious pretensions of the papal throne by scholars of the Reformation.
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  • In 1833 an act was passed for paving, watching, cleansing and improving the streets; as well as for the regulation of police, and the establishment of a market.
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  • On the other hand, the national party abandoned the candidature to the throne of Prince Casimir of Poland, thus paving the way to the eventual succession of Albert's heir.
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  • The stone is of superior quality, and the largest part of it is used for building purposes; much of it is used as paving blocks and some for monuments.
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  • Through his reviews he trained the middle-class to read and to take an active interest in literary problems. Through his Curier de ambe sexe (1837-41) he disseminated translations from political and other works, thus paving the way for the political change of 1848.
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  • Plastic fireclays, paving and brick clays are available in seemingly limitless quantities.
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  • Very durable grey granite has been quarried near Aberdeen for more than 300 years, and blocked and dressed paving "setts," kerb and building stones, and monumental 'and other ornamental work of granite have long been exported from the district to all parts of the world.
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  • The quarries of granite near Long Island Sound, those of sandstone at Portland, and of feldspar at Branchville and South Glastonbury, however, have furnished building and paving materials for other states; the stone product of the state was valued at $1,386,540 in 1906.
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  • It is a shipping point; the Standard Oil Company has a large refinery here, and among its manufactures are asphaltum for street paving, linoleum and men's garments.
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  • A double row of overturned coaches made a capital barricade, with a few paving stones.
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  • York stone paving was selected to match with the existing footway along the King's Road thus providing visual continuity of pedestrian surfaces.
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  • All dropped curb crossings that have been constructed since 1999 have tactile paving installed in order to help partially sighted people.
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  • The hi-tech paving slabs have a top layer containing titanium dioxide which helps to break down pollutant nitrogen dioxide gas from car fumes.
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  • Inspired ideas in paving, decking, fencing and walling plus a host of garden accessories from ornaments to wonderful pond ideas.
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  • Japanese Anemone (Anemone hupehensis var. japonica) - creeping rhizomes spread through flowerbeds, they can penetrate cracks in paving and walls.
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  • These are the people who are paving the way to a more technologically literate society.
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  • We used a heavy paving mallet to put a vibration impulse into the floor with simultaneous measurements being made in both buildings.
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  • For paths they have laid permanent hard paving instead of using wood.
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  • The gateway may also include paving, grass, pillars, planters, w all s, trees, rails or fences.
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  • Similar tactile paving is also used at many ramped crossing points.
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  • Main SUDS used permeable paving has been used in the Phase 3 parking areas with a total site area of approximately 1.2 Ha.
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  • The ' water feature ' side of the crazy paving remained fairly tidy... .
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  • The porous paving can be materials such as gravel, grasscrete, porous (no fines) concrete blocks or porous asphalt.
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  • The College site has some cobbles and uneven paving, gravel and grass.
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  • Much of the external lighting was also cast into the concrete paving.
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  • Surrounding the fountain, inlaid into the granite paving, is a specially written poem, a gift to the city by Roger McGough.
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  • With the majority of the block paving options, you can choose from six colors.
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  • There is evidence of limestone paving, still in-situ, 5cm below the surface.
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  • The noise of metal wheel on stone paving would have been a problem, even at the end of the 1930s.
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  • Drying her hands, she watches the bird peck at the cracks in the paving, seeking whatever it is that starlings seek.
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  • Paving was laid from the middle outwards, leaving the edges ragged and uneven to keep in with the setting.
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  • Rows of paving slabs, treated timber struts or a solid concrete base are good base choices.
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  • Also imagine a badly fitted paving slab in the pavement immediately outside its front door.
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  • Rather than paving a smooth path to the court, it was causing an escalating spiral of partisan warfare and personal attack.
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  • The paving stones are designed to show where the Market Hall would have originally stood.
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  • Floor finishes consist mainly of pre-cast terrazzo paving with areas of ceramic tiles, vinyl and carpets.
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  • The most unusual find this year was the carving of a Pictish bear, found on a paving stone in the largest wheelhouse.
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  • A peculiar burden laid on the quaestors, not as an official duty, but rather as a sort of fee exacted from all who entered on the political career, was the paving of the high roads, for which Claudius substitiited the exhibition of gladiatorial games.
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  • Our sandstone paving stone can be delivered anywhere in the UK.
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  • It has a dado and terrazzo paving similar to the water-closet turret, and is warmed by a radiator.
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  • Claiming compensation for trips and slips Been injured after tripping over uneven paving?
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  • The most unusual find this year was the carving of a Pictish bear, found on a paving stone in the largest Wheelhouse.
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  • This can include removing mold or algae from paving that might otherwise be a hazard, causing injury through slipping, or to remove extreme dirt from a vehicle that has been used off-road.
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  • Just as each one of us has done our part in creating these problems, each of us can take measures to prevent further damage and correct some of the damage already done, paving the way towards a healthier planet for future generations.
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  • Repair or replace and broken paving stones or busted sections of sidewalk.
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  • She contributed several songs to the best-selling soundtracks as well, paving the way for her own solo releases.
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  • To step it up a bit, consider a wooden deck or paving with drains as a sturdy upgrade.
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  • With stylish actresses like Judi Dench, Julie Andrews and Cloris Leachman paving the way, short hair styles for older women are a far cry from frumpy and much more about the funky.
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  • Simple 2-dimensional graphics -- be them top-down or side-scroller -- became things of the past, for the most part, paving the way to the realm of 3-dimensional gaming.
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  • It really sparked the "match three" sub-genre of casual puzzle games, paving the way for Jewel Quest and other titles like it.
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  • Thankfully, Nintendo launched the DS Lite, paving the way to a sleeker and more attractive video game experience.
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  • A few experiments, like Groove Nation in Vancouver, Washington, are paving the way with a solid grounding in the roots of hip hop.
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  • Some community development activities that use the funding are acquiring real estate, demolishing run down properties, rehabilitating houses, improving public facilities and paving streets and sidewalks.
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  • Solar Santa sells garden stakes, string lights, wreaths, and paving stones for your holiday décor needs.
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  • This costume contest drew tourists and reporters, paving the way for the New Orleans Mardi Gras to become a world-wide phenomenon.
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  • In addition, you will be paving the way for a positive relationship between you, your children and your new wife.
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  • Although their early years were filled with some tensions and frustrations, the band's 2000 release of Hybrid Theory began paving the way for greater success - the project was certified Diamond by the RIAA in 2005.
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  • In 2005, Destiny's Child parted ways for good, paving the way for Beyonce to focus on her solo career full time.
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  • Perhaps this is paving the way for that stun setting on the ray gun.
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  • At the time of Strabo and Horace, however, it was the practice to travel by canal from Forum Appii to Lucus Feroniae; to Nerva and Trajan were due the paving of the road and the repair of the bridges along this section.
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  • A trench was first excavated to the proper depth, then the side walls and arched roof of brick were put in place, earth was filled in behind and over the arch, and the surface of the ground restored, either by paving where streets were followed, or by actually being built over with houses where the lines passed under private property.
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  • If laid in paving, the price varies between £1108 and £2266 per mile.
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  • Meanwhile Agrippa gave the Levites the right to wear the linen robe of the priests and sanctioned the use of the temple treasure to provide work - the paving of the city with white stones - for the workmen who had finished the Temple (64) and now stood idle.
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  • Nearly a quarter of this area is of a rocky nature, and the quarries of sandstone supplied a large part of the paving of Paris.
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  • Brazil's chief industrial importance is due to its situation in the heart of the "Brazil block" coal (so named because it naturally breaks into almost perfect rectangular blocks) and clay and shale region; among its manufactures are mining machinery and tools, boilers, paving and enamelled building bricks, hollow bricks, tiles, conduits, sewer-pipe and pottery.
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  • Similar carts, slightly lighter, used in the cities, quickly destroy any paving but stone block.
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  • Under Nerva and Trajan the road was repaired; one inscription records expressly the paving with silex (replacing the former gravelling) of the section from Tripontium, 4 m.
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  • Fine white freestone abounds in the immediate vicinity (as at Craigleith, from the vast quarry of which, now passing into disuse, the stone for much of the New Town was obtained) and furnishes excellent building material; while the hard trap rock, with which the stratified sandstones of the Coal formation have been extensively broken up and overlaid, supplies good materials for paving and road-making.
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  • The vestries and district boards became the authorities for local drainage, paving, lighting, repairing and maintaining streets, and for the removal of nuisances, &c.
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  • After the treaties with the Danes, the tendency is to simplify distinctions on the lines of an opposition between twelvehynd-men and twyhyndmen, paving the way towards the feudal distinction between the free and the unfree.
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  • Since the opening of the new port the traffic has considerably increased, and it exports oil, pig-lead, silver, flour, wine, marble and sandstone for paving purposes, while it imports quantities of coal, iron, cereals, phosphates, timber, pitch, petroleum, and mineral oils.
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  • It should be noted that, according to Scottish usage, police " includes drainage, the suppression of nuisances, paving, lighting and cleansing, in addition to the provision of a constabulary force, and that in point of fact, paradoxical as it appears, the bulk of the police burghs do not manage their police.
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  • The less important thoroughfares are mostly paved with the so-called Vienna paving, granite bricks of medium size, while the principal streets, and especially those upon which the traffic is heavy, have either asphalt or wood paving.
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  • In 1737 he had been appointed postmaster at Philadelphia, and about the same time he organized the first police force and fire company in the colonies; in 1749, after he had written Proposals Relating to the Education of Youth in Pensilvania, he and twenty-three other citizens of Philadelphia formed themselves into an association for the purpose of establishing an academy, which was opened in 1751, was chartered in 1753, and eventually became the University of Pennsylvania; in 1727 he organized a debating club, the " Junto," in Philadelphia, and later he was one of the founders of the American Philosophical Society (1743; incorporated 1780); he took the lead in the organization of a militia force, and in the paving of the city streets, improved the method of street lighting, and assisted in the founding of a city hospital (1751); in brief, he gave the impulse to nearly every measure or project for the welfare and prosperity of Philadelphia undertaken in his day.
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