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adobe

a·do·be

adobe

 
pronunciation:
do bi
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a building material of sun-dried clay mixed with straw, usu. made into bricks.
Many of the homes in the southwestern United States are made of adobe.
definition 2: the clay of which such material is made.
This area is rich in adobe that can be used in making bricks.
definition 3: a building made of adobe bricks.
Here is a beautiful adobe in the traditional style.