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fer·ro·con·crete(fĕr′ō-kŏn′krēt′, -kŏng′-, -kŏn-krēt′, -kŏng-)
See reinforced concrete.
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(Building) another name for reinforced concrete
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concrete containing steel bars, strands, mesh, etc., to absorb tensile and shearing stresses.
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|Noun||1.||ferroconcrete - 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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ferroconcrete[ˈfɛrəʊˈkɒŋkriːt] n → cemento armato
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