ferro-cement

noun
fer·​ro-ce·​ment | \ ˌfer-ō-si-ˈment How to pronounce ferro-cement (audio) \

Definition of ferro-cement

: a building material made of thin cement slabs reinforced with steel mesh

First Known Use of ferro-cement

1953, in the meaning defined above

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“Ferro-cement.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ferro-cement. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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