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cobblestone

[kob-uh l-stohn] /ˈkɒb əlˌstoʊn/
noun
1.
a naturally rounded stone, larger than a pebble and smaller than a boulder, formerly used in paving.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English cobylstone. See cobble1, stone
Related forms
cobblestoned, adjective
Can be confused
boulder, cobblestone, granule, pebble, rock, stone.
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British Dictionary definitions for cobble stone

cobblestone

/ˈkɒbəlˌstəʊn/
noun
1.
a rounded stone used for paving Sometimes shortened to cobble Compare sett
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Word Origin and History for cobble stone
cobblestone
late 15c., from cobble + stone.
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