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pebble dash

  

      n     (Brit)   a finish for external walls consisting of small stones embedded in plaster  
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pebble  
      n  
1   
a    a small smooth rounded stone, esp. one worn by the action of water  
b      (Geology)   a rock fragment, often rounded, with a diameter of 4--64 mm and thus smaller than a cobble but larger than a granule  
2   
a    a transparent colourless variety of rock crystal, used for making certain lenses  
b    such a lens  
3    modifier  
Informal   (of a lens or of spectacles) thick, with a high degree of magnification or distortion  
4   
a    a grainy irregular surface, esp. on leather  
b    leather having such a surface  
5    Informal     (chiefly Austral)   a troublesome or obstinate person or animal  
      vb   tr  
6    to pave, cover, or pelt with pebbles  
7    to impart a grainy surface to (leather)  
     (Old English papolstan, from papol- (perhaps of imitative origin) + stan stone)  
  pebbly      adj  


pebble dash  
      n     (Brit)   a finish for external walls consisting of small stones embedded in plaster  
pebble garden  
      n     (N.Z)   a small ornamental garden mainly composed of an arrangement of pebbles  

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pebble garden, pebbly, Pelé

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