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English translation: kerb with weeds growing out of the edges

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English term or phrase:overgrown kerb
English translation:kerb with weeds growing out of the edges
Entered by: Jack Doughty
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17:49 Aug 14, 2006
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Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: overgrown kerb
He pulled up at the overgrown kern next to the two-metre high mesh fence that ringed that guy's workshop.
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Local time: 17:49
kerb with weeds growing out of the edges
Explanation:
Kerbstones may have weeds growing from their edges and between them.
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Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:49
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4 +12kerb with weeds growing out of the edges
Jack Doughty


  

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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +12
kerb with weeds growing out of the edges


Explanation:
Kerbstones may have weeds growing from their edges and between them.

Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:49
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 514
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agree  Refugio: Or, if asker uses American English, curb.//I was thinking that maybe it was the spelling that caused him to ask the question.
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