Meaning of “pave” in the English Dictionary

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paveverb [ T ]

us /peɪv/

to cover an area of ground or a road with materials such as stone, concrete, or bricks that will form a hard, level surface

(Definition of “pave” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"pave" in Business English

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uk /peɪv/ us
pave the way (for/to sth)

to make it possible for someone to do something or for something to happen:

This merger will revolutionize the industry and pave the way for more international alliances.

(Definition of “pave” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)