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grout

 (grout)
n.
1.
a. A thin mortar used to fill cracks and crevices in masonry.
b. A thin plaster for finishing walls and ceilings.
2. often grouts Chiefly British Sediment; lees.
tr.v. grout·ed, grout·ing, grouts
To fill or finish with a thin mortar or plaster.

[Middle English, grain used for making malt, mud, from Old English grūt, coarse meal.]

grout′er n.

grouting

(ˈɡraʊtɪŋ)
n
grout, esp after it has been applied
Translations

grouting

[ˈgraʊtɪŋ] Nlechada f
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Let master Moor, or whatever he is, pay attention to what he is doing, and I and my master will give him as much grouting ready to his hand, in the way of adventures and accidents of all sorts, as would make up not only one second part, but a hundred.
I tiled and grouted our kitchen and the dried grouting has small pin prick holes in it around most of the tiles.
Injection grouting is described by its proponents as the first trenchless technology to repair leaks in underground pipes.
This is because the adhesive can ooze through the gaps between the tiles as you lay them and if the grout's the same colour, you don't need to be as meticulous about removing all the excess adhesive before grouting.
HOW TO GROUT TILES GROUTING can be tricky because if you leave the excess grout on too long, it can be hard to remove, but if you wipe the tiles clean too soon you can remove more than just the excess.
the primary purpose of which has been to deliver significant and quantifiable improvements in productivity and safety when grouting offshore structures, the company stated.
FOUNDOCEAN has over 45 years' experience of subsea and offshore grouting for global oil and gas and offshore renewables construction companies.
The conferences are held only once every ten years, so there is always much to catch up on in the way of developments in the technology of materials, instrumentation, control and the basic science of grouting and deep mixing.
The extensive ChemGrout range of grouting equipment has been developed to suit a wide variety of industries including heavy construction, mining, building construction, restoration repair and highway projects among others.
And yet grout and proper grouting technique are often treated as an after-thought, like the final few half-hearted steps of a tired runner stumbling over the finish line.
Compaction grouting is a ground improvement technique that increases the strength of the ground through injection of low-mobility grout to compact the soil.
Designed to take the grief out of grouting, Mosaic Grout comes in an award-winning transparent, 8-ounce "grout pouch," offering and easy-to-squeeze, re-capable pouch.