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cement mixer

n.
A revolving container, often mounted on a truck, in which cement, sand, gravel, and water are combined into concrete.
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Noun1.cement mixer - a machine with a large revolving drum in which cement is mixed with other materials to make concretecement mixer - a machine with a large revolving drum in which cement is mixed with other materials to make concrete
machine - any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
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Translations
خَلاّطَةُ اسْمَنْت
míchačka na cement
cementblander
betonkeverõ
steypuhrærivél
miešačka betónu
çimento/beton karıcı

cement mixer

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cement mixer

nbetoniera
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cement

(səˈment) noun
1. a mixture of clay and lime (usually with sand and water added) used for sticking things (eg bricks) together in building and to make concrete for making very hard surfaces.
2. any of several types of glue.
3. a substance used to fill cavities in teeth.
verb
to join firmly with cement.
cement mixer
a machine with a revolving drum in which water and cement are mixed together.
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