Mortar

Business / Construction / Mortar: A mixture of cement (or lime) with sand and water used in masonry work.

Liminal

Entertainment / Literature / Liminal: (Latin limin, 'threshold') A liminal space is a blurry boundary zone between two established and clear spatial areas, and a liminal moment is a blurry boundary period between two segments of time. Mos MORE

Calcium (Ca)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Calcium (Ca): Atomic number: 20, Atomic mass: 40.08 g.mol -1, Electronegativity: 1.0, Mass volume: 1.6 g.cm-3 at 20°C, Melting point: 840 °C, Boiling point: 1484 °C, Vanderwaals radius: 0.197 nm, Ionic radius: 0 MORE

Virtual Bank

Business / Taxes / Virtual Bank: A virtual bank offers some or all of the same types of accounts and services that traditional bricks-and-mortar banks do, but virtual banks exist only online. They typically charge lower fees and pay MORE

Polygenesis

Entertainment / Literature / Polygenesis: The theory that, if two similar stories, words, or images appear in two different geographic regions or languages, they are actually unrelated to each other. Each one arose independently. For an analo MORE

Joint

Business / Construction / Joint: The location between the touching surfaces of two members or components joined and held together by nails, glue, cement, mortar, or other means. MORE

Masonry

Business / Construction / Masonry: Stone, brick, concrete, hollow-tile, concrete block, or other similar building units or materials. Normally bonded together with mortar to form a wall. MORE

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