Definition of 'asphalt'
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Often in summer, owners feel they can't let their pets walk on a hot asphalt road. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is currently housed in a single-storey structure with a flat asphalt roof. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He used to race it speedway style, going sideways in the corners on the hot asphalt. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Instead of heading back out to sea, she had wandered into the dunes, which were already hot as asphalt in the morning sun. Christianity Today (2000)
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Used Occasionally. asphalt is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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