ALL meanings of adobe

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  • uncountable noun adobe Adobe is a mixture of mud and straw that is dried into bricks in the sun and used for building, especially in hot countries. 3
  • noun adobe a sun-dried brick used for building 3
  • noun adobe (as modifier) 3
  • noun adobe a building constructed of such bricks 3
  • noun adobe the clayey material from which such bricks are made 3
  • noun adobe unburnt, sun-dried brick 3
  • noun adobe the clay of which such brick is made 3
  • noun adobe a building made of adobe, esp. in the Southwest 3
  • noun adobe sun-dried brick made of clay and straw, in common use in countries having little rainfall. 1
  • noun adobe a yellow silt or clay, deposited by rivers, used to make bricks. 1
  • noun adobe a building constructed of adobe. 1
  • noun adobe a dark, heavy soil, containing clay. 1
  • noun adobe A kind of clay used as a building material, typically in the form of sun-dried bricks. 1
  • noun adobe building material 1
  • noun adobe clay-brick house 1
  • noun adobe An unburnt brick dried in the sun. 0
  • noun adobe The earth from which such bricks are made. 0
  • noun adobe A house made of adobe brick. 0
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