Business / Construction / Slag: Concrete cement that sometimes covers the vertical face of the foundation void material.


Life Style / Wine / Grosslage: A German designation for a cluster of vineyards within a Bereich. MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Fornyrthislag: An Old Norse Eddic metrical form (in alliterative verse) with four-line stanzas in which a caesura splits each line. Each half-line has two accented syllables and either two or three unstressed syllab MORE


Life Style / Wine / Bereich: A district within a German wine region (Anbaugebiet). Contains smaller Grosslagen vineyard designations. MORE

Cold-Rolled Steel

Business / Machine Shop / Cold-Rolled Steel: Steel that has been rolled to accurate size and smooth finish when made. In contrast, hot-rolled steel may have a rough, pitted surface and slag inclusion. MORE

Built-Up Roof

Business / Construction / Built-Up Roof: A roofing composed of three to five layers of asphalt felt laminated with coal tar, pitch, or asphalt. The top is finished with crushed slag or gravel. Generally used on flat or low-pitched roofs. MORE