concrete concrete  /kən ˈkrit/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a strong hard building material composed of sand and gravel and cement and water
  2. (v) cover with cement
  3. (v) form into a solid mass; coalesce
  4. (adj) capable of being perceived by the senses; not abstract or imaginary
  5. (adj) formed by the coalescence of particles

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News

  1. Concrete Contractors in Canada Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld

    A quick turnaround from recessionary declines and subdued progress have led revenue to grow marginally over the past five years; in the coming years, Canadian construction markets are projected to progress steadily, and concrete contractors will perform in kind. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Concrete Contractors industry to its growing industry ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. UML students hope concrete boat keeps them afloat in competition (VIDEO)

    LOWELL -- Forget concrete jungles. It's all about concrete marinas for a group of UMass Lowell students who loaded their 19-foot, 8-inch boat into a truck Monday morning, bound for an American Society of Civil Engineers contest in Illinois.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Lowell Sun

  3. Concrete leaves available from Oregon artist

    Beautiful concrete leaf sculpture can be made by you, commissioned from originators Little and Lewis or bought from an Oregon artist.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

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Quotes

  1. And to put her question in context for journalists, the president said: "Everybody understands that when we are fouling the Earth like this, it has concrete implications -- not just for this generation, but for future generations."
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: AOL News

  2. "Thanks to the Australian government's courageous decision to acknowledge the injustices committed against indigenous peoples in the past, concrete steps are now being taken to achieve reconciliation," the Pope said.
    on Jul 17, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: MSN India

  3. "It's just an enormous pop concert," Geldof told a Dutch newspaper. "I would only organize Live Earth if I could go onstage and announce concrete environmental measures from the American presidential candidates, Congress or major...
    on Jun 20, 2007 By: Bob Geldof Source: Rolling Stone

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