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Related / Similar Words: cementum

 

Definition:
  • a specialized bony substance covering the root of a tooth;
  • something that hardens to act as adhesive material;
  • a building material that is a powder made of a mixture of calcined limestone and clay; used with water and sand or gravel to make concrete and mortar;
  • concrete pavement is sometimes referred to as cement; "they stood on the gray cement beside the pool";
  • any of various materials used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth;
  • make fast as if with cement; "We cemented our friendship";
  • bind or join with or as if with cement;
  • cover or coat with cement;

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    Hyponyms: glue, gum, mucilage, putty, iron putty, red-lead putty, mastic, hydraulic cement, Portland cement

     

    Substance Meronyms: concrete, mortar

     

    Part Meronyms: root, tooth root

     

     
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