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Backfilling (Fcfxeeb)

Definition
Material used to replace or the act of replacing material removed during construction; may also denote material placed or the act of placing material adjacent to structures. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Earthwork (Fcfxee)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Cutting (Earthwork) (Fcfxeec)
Grading (Earthwork) (Fcfxeeg)
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Fills (Pdxtf)