Meaning of COBBLESTONE in English


cob ‧ ble ‧ stone /ˈkɒb ə lstəʊn $ ˈkɑːb ə lstoʊn/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

[ Date: 1400-1500 ; Origin: From an unrecorded cobel 'small piece' (from cob ) + stone ]

a small round stone set in the ground, especially in the past, to make a hard surface for a road

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