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verb [transitive] pave pronunciation in British English /peɪv/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theypave
he/she/itpaves
present participlepaving
past tensepaved
past participlepaved

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  1. to put a hard flat surface on an area of ground, using bricks, blocks of stone, concrete etc

    The floor was paved with marble flagstones.

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