how to pronounce cement /səˈmɛnt/
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cement is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of cement in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… called Portland cement because of its …”
meanings of cement noun: Any material with strong adhesive and cohesive properties such as binding agents, glues, grout. A bond of union; that which unites firmly, as persons in friendship or in society. The layer of bone investing the root and neck of a tooth; cementum. The paste-like substance resulting from mixing such a powder with water, or the rock-like substance that forms when it dries. A powdered substance produced by firing (calcining) calcium carbonate (limestone) and clay that develops strong cohesive properties when mixed with water. The main ingredient of concrete. verb: To make permanent. To unite firmly or closely. To affix with cement. To overlay or coat with cement. words with pronunciation similar to cement words that rhyme with cement Did this page help you?