How to use Revetments in a sentence
These training walls are built of stone with flat revetments to protect them against ice.
It seems unlikely that this modern admixture of Asiatic and African blood represents the " Asiatic Ethiopian " of Herodotus, which was more probably a direct connexion of the Himyaritic Arab builders of " bunds " and revetments who spread eastwards from Arabia.
By means of a series of training walls, by groynes thrown out from the banks, by revetments of the banks, and by dredging, all done with the view of narrowing the river, a minimum depth of II ft.
Restoring damaged areas by constructing revetments and erosion barriers, filling, grading, reseeding and transplanting.
This is a large single story concrete structure covered in earth and grassed with concrete revetments around it.Advertisement
Marginal vegetation can be established on shelves constructed beneath vertical or steeply sloping revetments.
A number of medieval timber revetments suggest the area contained a mass of shifting river channels.