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hoggin

/ˈhɒɡɪn/
noun
1.
a finely sifted gravel containing enough clay binder for it to be used in its natural form for making paths or roads
Word Origin
C19: perhaps the same as hogging from hog in the sense of arching the back, from the shape given to a road to facilitate drainage
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