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concrete

(kŏn′krēt) (kŏn-krēt′) [L. concretus, solid]
Condensed, hardened, or solidified.

concrete (kängˑ·krētˈ),

n solid or semi-solid plant extract obtained by washing with an organic solvent, such as hexane. It has a fatty or waxy consistency and comprises pigments, wax, and essential oils.

concrete

mixture of cement and reinforcing gravel or stones used in the surfacing of yards, passageways, milking parlors and the like; critical to the good condition of feet and hooves of farm livestock. Excessive wear due to a too-abrasive surface causes footrot of pigs and epidemic lameness in dairy herds.
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The experimental study was designed purposely to assess the early age properties of natural Engineer cementitious mortar containing metakaolin, nanosilica and epoxy.
Caption: Formations on the MasterFiber MAC 2200 CB product surface (upper portion) promote bonding to the cementitious matrix (lower portion).
The new facility will manufacture several types of products for the construction industry: cementitious tile adhesives (CTA) including classifications class C2S1, C2E and C1E, non-shrink grout and skim coat.
It additionally utilised Mapenet 150, which is an alkali-resistant fibre glass mesh used to reinforce waterproof protection layers, anti-fracture membranes and cementitious smoothing and levelling layers.
Ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) is an advanced cementitious composite material developed in recent decades.
Researchers at the TTC continue to work on ways to replace Portland cement with cementitious binders made from industrial waste.
8 million tons of fly ash in the manufacture of concrete; fly ash is by far the most widely used supplementary cementitious material.
The 17 papers explore the potential use of recycled gypsum in cementitious products, the storage of radionuclide waste in concrete encasements, the heat transfer coefficient of air convection in new concrete, and the mechanical properties of self-consolidating concrete.
Engineered cementitious composites (ECC) are a type of high-performance fiber-reinforced cementitious composite (HPFRCC) that offers several advantages in pipeline protection applications, such as improved durability, damage resistance, and flexibility.
Artisan Precast uses recycled cementitious material to reduce the amount of cement used and it is integrally colored to eliminate the release of VOCs at the job site.
Program: Speakers representing soda blasting, safe pest management and cementitious foam insulation.