Associations to the word «Adobe»

Wiktionary

ADOBE, noun. An unburnt brick dried in the sun.
ADOBE, noun. The earth from which such bricks are made.
ADOBE, noun. A house made of adobe brick.

Dictionary definition

ADOBE, noun. The clay from which adobe bricks are made.
ADOBE, noun. Sun-dried brick; used in hot dry climates.

Wise words

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