Concrete

  • 1 CONCRETE —    Concrete is a compound made from sand, gravel, and cement, while cement is a mixture of minerals that become hard when water is added, binding the sand and gravel into a solid mass. Although concrete is traditionally considered an Ancient… …

    Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • 2 Concrete — Publicación Formato Comic book Primera edición Julio 1986 Editorial …

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  • 3 Concrete — est un comics créé par Paul Chadwick et publié par Dark Horse Comics. Le personnage éponyme est un homme normal dont le cerveau a été transplanté par des extraterrestres dans un corps de pierre. Les aventures de Concrete se passent sur terre,… …

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  • 4 Concrete — Con crete (? or ?), a. [L. concretus, p. p. of concrescere to grow together; con + crescere to grow; cf. F. concret. See {Crescent}.] 1. United in growth; hence, formed by coalition of separate particles into one mass; united in a solid form.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Concrete — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Concrete (Colorado) Concrete (Idaho) Concrete (North Dakota) Concrete (Texas) Concrete (Washington) Ferner: das englische Wort für Beton Diese Seite ist ein …

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  • 6 Concrete — Альбом Pet Shop Boys Дата выпуска 23 октября 2006 Записан 8 мая 2006 Жанр Синти поп Длительность …

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  • 7 concrete — [kän′krēt΄; ] also, and for vt.1 & vi.usually [, kän krēt′] adj. [ME concret < L concretus, pp. of concrescere: see CONCRESCENCE] 1. formed into a solid mass; coalesced 2. having a material, perceptible existence; of, belonging to, or… …

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  • 8 concrete — I adjective bodily, certain, cognizable, definite, demonstrable, determinate, distinct, embodied, existent, existing, explicit, firm, material, palpable, particular, perceptible, physical, real, solid, solidified, solidus, specific, substantial,… …

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  • 9 Concrete — Concrete, WA U.S. town in Washington Population (2000): 790 Housing Units (2000): 335 Land area (2000): 1.214845 sq. miles (3.146435 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.020393 sq. miles (0.052818 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.235238 sq. miles (3.199253… …

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  • 10 concrete — ► ADJECTIVE 1) existing in a material or physical form; not abstract. 2) specific; definite: concrete proof. ► NOUN ▪ a building material made from gravel, sand, cement, and water, hardening when dry into a stone like mass. ► VERB ▪ cover or fix… …

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  • 11 Concrete — Con*crete , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Concreted}; p. pr & vb. n. {Concreting}.] To unite or coalesce, as separate particles, into a mass or solid body. [1913 Webster] Note: Applied to some substances, it is equivalent to indurate; as, metallic matter… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Concrete — Con crete, n. 1. A compound or mass formed by concretion, spontaneous union, or coalescence of separate particles of matter in one body. [1913 Webster] To divide all concretes, minerals and others, into the same number of distinct substances.… …

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  • 13 Concrete — Con*crete , v. t. 1. To form into a mass, as by the cohesion or coalescence of separate particles. [1913 Webster] There are in our inferior world divers bodies that are concreted out of others. Sir M. Hale. [1913 Webster] 2. To cover with, or… …

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  • 14 concrété — concrété, ée (kon kré té, tée) part. passé. Devenu concret. L opium concrété sur les capsules incisées du pavot dont il découle …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 15 concrete — [adj1] actual, factual accurate, corporeal, definite, detailed, explicit, material, objective, particular, precise, real, sensible, solid, specific, substantial, tangible; concept 535 Ant. abstract, ideal, immaterial, intangible concrete [adj2]… …

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  • 16 concrete — (adj.) late 14c., actual, solid, from L. concretus condensed, hardened, thick, hard, stiff, curdled, congealed, clotted, figuratively thick; dim, lit. grown together; pp. of concrescere to grow together, from com together (see COM (Cf. com )) +… …

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  • 17 Concrete — This article is about the construction material. For other uses, see Concrete (disambiguation). Outer view of the Roman Pantheon, still the largest unreinforced solid concrete dome.[1] …

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  • 18 concrete — concretely, adv. concreteness, n. concretive, adj. concretively, adv. /kon kreet, kong , kon kreet , kong / for 1 10, 11, 14, 15; /kon kreet , kong / for 12, 13, adj., n., v., concreted, concreting. adj. 1. constituting an actual thing or… …

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  • 19 concrete — 01. A little boy at school cut his head when he fell and hit it on a [concrete] tunnel they were playing in. 02. In general, our roads are made from asphalt, and the sidewalks are [concrete]. 03. The posts for the playground equipment have to be… …

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  • 20 concrete — [[t]kɒ̱ŋkriːt[/t]] ♦♦♦ concretes, concreting, concreted 1) N UNCOUNT: oft N n Concrete is a substance used for building which is made by mixing together cement, sand, small stones, and water. The posts have to be set in concrete... They had lain… …

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