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paving

noun [U] uk   /ˈpeɪ.vɪŋ/ us  
a paved area, or material used to pave an area
Translations of “paving”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鋪過的地面, 鋪築材料…
in Chinese (Simplified) 铺过的地面, 铺筑材料…
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