Enrockment En*rock"ment, n. [Pref. en- + rock.] A mass of large stones thrown into water at random to form bases of piers, breakwaters, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • enrockment — noun A layer of stones and rocks laying on the bottom of a sea or lake that provides the base for a pier or breakwater …   Wiktionary

  • enrockment — en·rock·ment …   English syllables

  • enrockment — ə̇nˈräkmənt, en noun ( s) Etymology: en (I) + rock + ment : a mass of large stones thrown into water to form a base (as for a pier) * * * enˈrockment [f. en 1 + rock + ment.] A mass of large stones thrown into water at rand …   Useful english dictionary

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