ferroconcrete
noun Date: 1900 reinforced concrete

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ferroconcrete — ► NOUN ▪ concrete reinforced with steel …   English terms dictionary

  • ferroconcrete — [fer΄ōkän′krēt΄] n. REINFORCED CONCRETE …   English World dictionary

  • ferroconcrete — /fer oh kon kreet, kong , kon kreet , kong /, n. See reinforced concrete. [1895 1900; FERRO + CONCRETE] * * * …   Universalium

  • ferroconcrete — noun A building material made from Portland cement concrete with a matrix of steel bars or wires (rebars) to increase its tensile strength. Syn: reinforced concrete …   Wiktionary

  • ferroconcrete — n. concrete strengthened with iron …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ferroconcrete — noun concrete reinforced with steel …   English new terms dictionary

  • ferroconcrete — fer·ro·concrete …   English syllables

  • ferroconcrete — fer•ro•con•crete [[t]ˌfɛr oʊˈkɒn krit, ˈkɒŋ , kɒnˈkrit, kɒŋ [/t]] n. bui reinforced concrete • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • ferroconcrete — /fɛroʊˈkɒŋkrit/ (say feroh kongkreet) noun → reinforced concrete …   Australian English dictionary

  • ferroconcrete — n. & adj. n. concrete reinforced with steel. adj. made of reinforced concrete …   Useful english dictionary

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