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1) macadamize. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: macˇadˇamˇized, macˇadˇamˇizˇing, macˇadˇamˇizˇes To construct or pave (a road) with macadam. macˇadamˇiˇzation (-mi-zshn) -NOUNmacˇadamˇizer -NOUN...

2) 59906. Thoreau, Henry David. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...so that all our thoughts shall be tinged with triviality. Our very intellect shall be macadamized, as it were,-its foundation broken into fragments for the wheels...

3) d. Science and Technology. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
...water from mines (1712); roadmakers P. M. J. Tresaguet (1716-94) and John L. McAdam (invented macadamized roads, 1756-1836); Jethro Tull, New Horse Hoeing Husbandry...

4) XXII. The Wrecks and the Waste. Riis, Jacob A. 1890. How the Other Half Lives
...whence the light of hope and reason have gone out together. The shuffling of many feet on the macadamized roads heralds the approach of a host of women, hundreds...

5) 25. Theocritus on Cape Cod by Hamilton Wright Mabie. Matthews, Brander, ed. 1914. The Oxford Book of American Essays
...were set in the stocks. The way of righteousness was not a straight and narrow path, but a macadamized thoroughfare, and woe to the man who ventured on a by-path!...

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