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re·in·forced concrete

(rē′ĭn-fôrst′)
n.
Poured concrete containing steel bars or metal netting to increase its tensile strength. Also called ferroconcrete.
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reinforced concrete

n
(Building) concrete with steel bars, mesh, etc, embedded in it to enable it to withstand tensile and shear stresses
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re′inforced con′crete


n.
concrete containing steel bars, strands, mesh, etc., to absorb tensile and shearing stresses.
[1900–05]
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reinforced concrete

- Has wire or metal bars embedded to increase its tensile strength.
See also related terms for wire.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reinforced concrete - concrete with metal and/or mesh added to provide extra support against stressesreinforced concrete - concrete with metal and/or mesh added to provide extra support against stresses
concrete - a strong hard building material composed of sand and gravel and cement and water
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reinforced concrete

[ˌriːɪnfɔːstˈkɒnkriːt] ncemento armato
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