gunite
noun Etymology: from Gunite, a trademark Date: 1914 a building material consisting of a mixture of cement, sand, and water that is sprayed onto a mold

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  • gunite — [ gynit ] n. f. • v. 1940; mot angl., de gun « canon » ♦ Techn. Mélange de sable et de ciment projeté sous pression par une machine pneumatique comme enduit (pour remettre en état des constructions en béton armé, etc.). N. m. GUNITAGE , 1952 . ●… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • gunite — ☆ gunite [gun′īt΄ ] n. [< GUN + ITE1] a concrete mixture sprayed under pressure over steel reinforcements, as in making swimming pools …   English World dictionary

  • Gunite — /gun uyt/, n. a mixture of cement, sand or crushed slag, and water, sprayed over reinforcement as a lightweight concrete construction. Also, gunite. [1910 15; formerly trademark] * * * …   Universalium

  • gunite — m Hormigуn o mortero proyectado a gran presiуn a travйs de una manguera a una superficie. Tambiйn llamado hormigуn gunitado …   Diccionario de Construcción y Arquitectur

  • gunite — noun /ˈɡʌnaɪt/ A form of shotcrete in which a dry cementitious mixture is blown through a hose to the nozzle, with water injected only at the point of application …   Wiktionary

  • gunite — Смотри Торкрет бетон …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • gunite — gu·nì·te s.f. TS edil. intonaco costituito da un impasto di cemento e sabbia, che si applica a spruzzo {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1956. ETIMO: nome commerciale …   Dizionario italiano

  • gunite — pl.f. guniti …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • Gunite — Gun·ite …   English syllables

  • Gunite — Gun•ite [[t]ˈgʌn aɪt[/t]] n. bui (sometimes l.c.) a mixture of cement, sand or crushed slag, and water, sprayed over reinforcement as a lightweight concrete construction • Etymology: 1910–15; formerly a trademark …   From formal English to slang

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