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Fills (Pdxtf)

Definition
Material used to raise the level of a low area. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Earth fills
Broader Term
Components of embankments and retaining walls (Pdxt)
Narrower Terms
Flowable fill (Pdxtff)
Hydraulic fills (Pdxtfh)
Rockfills (Pdxtfr)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Embankment foundations (Pdxte)
Relieving platforms (Pdxtr)
Related Terms (Associative)
Backfilling (Fcfxeeb)