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The wall facing element is also known as _______

(a) plaster

(b) POP

(c) skin

(d) coat

This question was addressed to me in an interview.

My question is based upon Reinforced Earth topic in section Reinforced Earth and Geotextiles of Geotechnical Engineering II

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Correct choice is (c) skin

For explanation I would say: The wall facing element is provided at the free boundary of a reinforced earth structure. This is done to provide some form of barrier and these elements are known as skin. These elements can be flexible or stiff.

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