grappier cement

[ grap-ee-ey ]
/ ˈgræp iˌeɪ /

noun

a by-product of the calcination of hydraulic lime, having similar properties and made from ground, unslaked lumps.

Nearby words

  1. graphotype,
  2. grapline,
  3. grapnel,
  4. grappa,
  5. grappelli,
  6. grapple,
  7. grapple ground,
  8. grapple plant,
  9. grapple shot,
  10. grappler

Origin of grappier cement

1900–05; < French grappier, derivative of grappe bunch of grapes. See grape, -ier2

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