Adobe (noun)

  1. A type of building material made of sun-dried mud or clay and straw.
  2. A type of brick used in construction, typically made of a mixture of clay, sand, and straw.
  3. A building made from adobe bricks.


The word 'adobe' is derived from the arabic word 'al-tub' meaning 'the brick'.


  1. The ancient city was known for its adobe homes, built for protection from the hot desert sun.
  2. The architecture firm specialized in designing homes using traditional adobe construction methods.
  3. The adobe bricks were carefully mixed and molded by hand before being left in the sun to dry.
  4. The adobe walls provided excellent insulation from the extreme temperatures outside.
  5. The adobe building was a popular tourist attraction, showcasing the unique cultural heritage of the region.
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