Portland Cement

Business / Construction / Portland Cement: Cement made by heating clay and crushed limestone into a brick and then grinding to a pulverized powder state.

Other Words for Cement

Cement Verb Synonyms: stick, glue, paste, solder, weld, braze, bond, join, bind, combine, unite, cohere, hold, cling, adhere
Cement Noun Synonyms: mortar, bond, glue, gum, paste, solder, adhesive
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Cement

Business / Construction / Cement: The gray powder that is the 'glue' in concrete. Portland cement. Also, any adhesive. MORE

Placement Test

Life Style / College / Placement Test: A test used to determine a student's level in a particular skill area. MORE

Placement Ratio

Business / Finance / Placement Ratio: The percentages of last week's new municipal bond offerings that have been bought from the underwriters, according to the Bond Buyer newspaper. MORE

Placement Testing

Life Style / College / Placement Testing: Placement tests ensure that you get started in the right classes for your academic background and your program. Taking a class for which you are not prepared could prevent you from successfully moving MORE

Portland Cement

Business / Construction / Portland Cement: Cement made by heating clay and crushed limestone into a brick and then grinding to a pulverized powder state. MORE

Private Placement

Business / Finance / Private Placement: The sale of a bond or other security directly to a limited number of investors. For example, sale of stocks, bonds, or other investments directly to an institutional investor like an insurance company MORE

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