mushroom slab construction


noun

beamless reinforced-concrete floor and roof construction employing columns with widely flaring heads having horizontal rings of reinforcement to support the floor or roof slab.

Nearby words

  1. mushmelon,
  2. mushmouth,
  3. mushroom,
  4. mushroom anchor,
  5. mushroom cloud,
  6. mushroom ventilator,
  7. mushy,
  8. mushyheaded,
  9. musial,
  10. musial, stanley frank

Origin of mushroom slab construction

First recorded in 1960–65

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