calcium silicate

noun

Definition of calcium silicate

: any of several silicates of calcium used especially in construction materials (such as portland cement)

First Known Use of calcium silicate

1869, in the meaning defined above

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“Calcium silicate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calcium%20silicate. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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