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To retain (an embankment, for example) with a layer of stone, concrete, or other supporting material; provide with a revetment.
A bluish discolouration of the skin and mucous membranes resulting from inadequate oxygenation of the blood.
The trunk of a tree.
4 estaminet (noun) - 'When at rest, he went with Haycock and the others to the warm estaminets; he saw their spirits revive with food and drink.'
A small café
(from French, perhaps from Walloon dialect staminet manger)