cementation

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noun ce·men·ta·tion \ˌsē-ˌmen-ˈtā-shən\

Definition of cementation

  1. 1 :  a process of surrounding a solid with a powder and heating the whole so that the solid is changed by chemical combination with the powder

  2. 2 :  the act or process of cementing :  the state of being cemented

First Known Use of cementation

1594


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cementation

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noun ce·men·ta·tion \ˌsē-ˌmen-ˈtā-shən\

Medical Definition of cementation

  1. :  the act or process of attaching (as a dental restoration to a natural tooth) by means of cement


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