See also: pave and påve

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French pavé(pavement).

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NounEdit

pavé ‎(plural pavés)

  1. A paved surface, a pavement (now only in French contexts).
  2. A setting of gemstones such that no metal is visible, especially when the stones are set very close together.
  3. Any of various food items having a rectangular shape.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pavé m ‎(plural pavés)

  1. cobblestone
  2. cobblestone street
  3. (geometry) parallelepiped
  4. pavé (rectangular food)
  5. (colloquial) a thick book

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

pavé m ‎(feminine singular pavée, masculine plural pavés, feminine plural pavées)

  1. past participle of paver

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From French

NounEdit

pavé m ‎(invariable)

  1. cobblestone
  2. cobblestone road

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NounEdit

pavé m ‎(plural pavés)

  1. (Jersey) pavement

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