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ugly concrete tower blocks
Do you have any concrete evidence to support these allegations?
Let me give you a concrete example of what I mean.
Some fairly concrete proposals were put forward during the meeting.
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Definition of concrete from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.