ce·​men·​ti·​tious | \ ˌsē-ˌmen-ˈti-shəs How to pronounce cementitious (audio) \

Definition of cementitious

: having the properties of cement cementitious mortar

Examples of cementitious in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Traditional cement used for foundations contributes to a significant portion of the overall carbon footprint for a home; however, Fortera’s new cementitious material converts carbon dioxide into cement, reducing CO₂ emissions by more than 60%. Jennifer Castenson, Forbes, 12 Oct. 2021 Also, the exterior features concrete, wood, glass, aluminum and cementitious stucco, which Nejad liked because of its low-maintenance qualities and connection to nature. Lori Johnston, ajc, 31 May 2017

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First Known Use of cementitious

circa 1828, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cementitious was circa 1828

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18 Oct 2021

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“Cementitious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cementitious. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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