ready-mix

1 of 2

noun

: a combination of ingredients commercially mixed and prepared so as to be sold or delivered in a form requiring the addition of few or no further ingredients before use: such as
b
: a concrete or mortar manufactured for sale or delivery in a plastic state
c
: a paint mixed and ready for use

ready-mix

2 of 2

adjective

"
variants or ready-mixed
¦⸗⸗¦⸗
: consisting of a ready-mix
ready-mixed concrete

Word History

Etymology

Noun

ready entry 1 + mix

Adjective

ready-mix from ready-mix; ready-mixed from ready entry 1 + mixed

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“Ready-mix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ready-mix. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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