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Cement Definition

(n.) Any substance used for making bodies adhere to each other, as mortar, glue, etc.

(n.) A kind of calcined limestone, or a calcined mixture of clay and lime, for making mortar which will harden under water.

(n.) The powder used in cementation. See Cementation, n., 2.

(n.) Bond of union; that which unites firmly, as persons in friendship, or men in society.

(n.) The layer of bone investing the root and neck of a tooth; -- called also cementum.

(n.) To unite or cause to adhere by means of a cement.

(n.) To unite firmly or closely.

(n.) To overlay or coat with cement; as, to cement a cellar bottom.

(v. i.) To become cemented or firmly united; to cohere.