Enrockment

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Enrockment A mass of large stones thrown into water at random to form bases of piers, breakwaters, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n enrockment A mass of large stones thrown into the water to protect the outer face of a dike or breakwater, or a shore subject to encroachment of the sea.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. en-, + rock,