Curb (road)

Curb (road)

A curb (US English), or kerb (UK English), is the edge where a raised pavement/sidewalk/footpath, road median, or road shoulder meets an unraised street or other roadway.

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... Curbs with integral gutters are used where better hydraulic flow performance is needed ... However, this places a longitudinal joint near where bicyclists often ride ...

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    The angels were all singing out of tune,
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