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Synonyms for revetment

a barrier against explosives

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a facing (usually masonry) that supports an embankment

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A BDI blast fence, for example, constitutes any structure fixed in place for protecting people or objects, such as buildings, from jet blast.
8 accident in which the Southwest aircraft overran a slushy runway, burst through a blast fence and continued through a perimeter fence and onto a roadway where it struck two cars, killing a six-year-old passenger.
The wing tip of a Boeing 747-400 aircraft operated by Australia's Qantas struck a blast fence at New York's JFK Airport yesterday (29 May).
The jetliner overran the end of Burbank Airport's Runway 8, collided with a metal blast fence and a perimeter wall and came to rest in a city street, Hollywood Way, a few yards from a gas station.
The aircraft veered off the runway and through the blast fence at the northwest corner of the runway -- stopping at the intersection of Central and 55th Avenues.