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embankment

US [ɪmˈbæŋkmənt]
UK [ɪm'bæŋkmənt]
  • n.堤;堤岸;堤围;(公路或铁路)路堤
  • Web堤防;筑堤;路基
Plural Form:embankments  
embankment
n.
1.
堤;堤岸;堤围;(公路或铁路)路堤a wall of stone or earth made to keep water back or to carry a road or railway/railroad over low ground
2.
(公路或铁路两侧的)护坡a slope made of earth or stone that rises up from either side of a road or railway/railroad

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