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verb [transitive] cement pronunciation in British English /səˈment/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlecementing
past tensecemented
past participlecemented
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    cement over

    to cover a surface with cement
    1. a.
      to fix something with cement or a similar substance

      The gatepost has been cemented onto the wall.

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