How to use revetment in a sentence

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The gravel blinding further helps to blend the revetment into its surroundings.
The news spread like a chill from revetment, to the ready room, to the tent camp on the hill.
He spearheaded a campaign to clean up the area by building a revetment filled with dredged material and other waste products.
A truck came out to the revetment to take us back to the squadron headquarters' hangar for mission debriefing.
Eastwood Park remained a significant achievement for them, although its revetment wall meant that the area was not meant as beachfront land.
Also in the barrow ditches were woodchips and offcuts from the construction of the mound's timber revetment.
I taxied into my revetment and was back by the tail taking a leak when the ambulance came by with the guy in it half sitting up, with a broken leg but otherwise feeling fine!
One of the key contentions in the Headlands proposal is the developer's request to build the 2100 foot long sea wall or revetment along Strands beach fronting the property.
Stacking large slabs on one another against a spine of uprights within a revetment wall, seems a very effective way to create an illusion of a well built and solid cairn.
Unlike observing craters, collapsed areas, or other damage following attack on a revetment or runway, evaluating effects involves a wide range of considerations.
Stacking large slabs on one another against a spine of uprights within a revetment wall seems a very effective way to create an illusion of a well built and solid cairn.
The structural alternative involves constructing a seawall, revetment, groyne or breakwater.
This surface could be smoothed and faced with an attractive stucco or thin panels of marble or other coloured stones called revetment.
Examples from Classical Literature
The escarp is falling into disfavour, on account of the great expense of a revetment that can withstand breaching fire.
The Chinamen come out of their houses and stand on the revetment to watch us pass.
The pyramid was then a dummy, made of rubble within a revetment of heavy flint nodules, which was faced with fine limestone.
The flood abated on April 20th, after having been five feet, ten inches above the revetment wall.
The use of headers and anchors is absolutely necessary in loose soils only, but they greatly strengthen the revetment in any case.
By a revetment we mean a facing placed against the front or back wall of a trench to keep the earth in place.
The nature of the soil was such that revetment was of little avail.
A fascine revetment must always be crowned with sods or bags.
This revetment wall, however, gave place to the present one of stone.
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