Definitions for BERMbɜrm

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  1. berm(noun)

    a narrow ledge or shelf typically at the top or bottom of a slope

  2. shoulder, berm(noun)

    a narrow edge of land (usually unpaved) along the side of a road

    "the car pulled off onto the shoulder"

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  1. berm(Noun)

    A narrow ledge or shelf, as along the top or bottom of a slope

  2. berm(Noun)

    A raised bank or path, especially the bank of a canal opposite the towpath

  3. berm(Noun)

    A terrace formed by wave action along a beach

  4. berm(Noun)

    A mound or bank of earth, used especially as a barrier or to provide insulation

  5. berm(Noun)

    A ledge between the parapet and the moat in a fortification

  6. berm(Noun)

    A strip of land between a street and sidewalk

  7. berm(Verb)

    To provide something with a berm

  8. Origin: From berm, cognate of English brim.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Berm(noun)

    alt. of Berme

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  1. Berm

    A berm is a level space, shelf, or raised barrier separating two areas. The word berm originates in the Middle Dutch and German berme and came into usage in English via French.

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