dicalcium silicate

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di·​cal·​ci·​um silicate | \ (ˌ)dī-ˈkal-sē-əm- How to pronounce dicalcium silicate (audio) \

Definition of dicalcium silicate

: a calcium silicate 2CaO·SiO2 that is an essential ingredient of portland cement

First Known Use of dicalcium silicate

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Dicalcium silicate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dicalcium%20silicate. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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