ferroconcrete

[ fer-oh-kon-kreet, -kong-, -kon-kreet, -kong- ]
/ ˌfɛr oʊˈkɒn krit, -ˈkɒŋ-, -kɒnˈkrit, -kɒŋ- /

noun


Nearby words

  1. ferrocement,
  2. ferrocene,
  3. ferrocerium,
  4. ferrochrome,
  5. ferrochromium,
  6. ferrocyanic acid,
  7. ferrocyanide,
  8. ferrocytochrome,
  9. ferroelectric,
  10. ferroelectricity

Origin of ferroconcrete

First recorded in 1895–1900; ferro- + concrete

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British Dictionary definitions for ferroconcrete

ferroconcrete

/ (ˌfɛrəʊˈkɒŋkriːt) /

noun

another name for reinforced concrete
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