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mortar

 [mor´ter]
a vessel with a rounded internal surface, used with a pestle, for reducing a solid to a powder or producing a homogeneous mixture of solids.

mor·tar

(mōr'tăr),
A vessel with rounded interior in which crude drugs and other substances are crushed or bruised by means of a pestle.
[L. mortarium]

mor·tar

(mōr'tăr)
A vessel with a rounded interior in which crude drugs and other substances are crushed or bruised by means of a pestle.
[L. mortarium]

mor·tar

(mōr'tăr)
Vessel with rounded interior in which substances may be crushed with a pestle.
[L. mortarium]
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Spokesman for the Russian Reconciliation Center for Syria Brigadier General Vladimir Zolotokhin said Sunday that the terrorist groups carried out a heavy mortar attack on a medical center in Eastern Ghouta during the daily ceasefire in the region.
Silva, de Brito, and Veiga (2010) investigated on the red-clay ceramic waste construction in mortar production and concluded that replacement ratios of up to 20-50% improved the adhesive strength relative when compared with a reference mortar.
Using your brick trowel, scoop up some mortar and lay it on the bottom surface of your opening.
According to Table 3, at 20 [degrees]C, the OPC mortar (Z0) achieved a compressive strength of 53.48 MPa while the compressive strengths of the mortars containing zeolite ranged from 39.91 MPa to 54.74 MPa.
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Caption: Figure 1: Lime mortar from Bezesteni (a) with calcite plates and pozzolanic mortar from Hagia Sophia (Thessaloniki) (b) with fibrous crystals of C-S-H composition.
Finally, thirty-seven mortar samples dated back to Roman Imperial period, Islamic occupation phase, and also some uncertain samples were included as the test set to predict their class.
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You need to get the broken mortar out of the joints and bag it up in rubble sacks as you go - you'll be surprised how much comes out.