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  Definition of cement
  1. a specialized bony substance covering the root of a tooth
  2. something that hardens to act as adhesive material
  3. 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
  4. concrete pavement is sometimes referred to as cement; "they stood on the gray cement beside the pool"
  5. any of various materials used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth
  6. make fast as if with cement; "We cemented our friendship"
  7. bind or join with or as if with cement
  8. cover or coat with cement
Similar Words: cementum

 

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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