tricalcium silicate

[trahy-kal-see-uh m]

noun Chemistry.

a component of cement, Ca3SiO5, also used in food to prevent caking.

Nearby words

  1. tribune,
  2. tribune group,
  3. tributary,
  4. tribute,
  5. tribute band,
  6. tricameral,
  7. tricarboxylic,
  8. tricarboxylic acid cycle,
  9. tricarpellary,
  10. trice

Origin of tricalcium silicate


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