Definitions of cement

  1. To unite and cohere.
  2. To cover with or join by cement; unite; cohere.
  3. Unite firmly.
  4. To unite with cement: to join firmly.
  5. To unite with cement.
  6. To become cemented or firmly united; to cohere.
  7. make fast as if with cement; " We cemented our friendship"
  8. bind or join with or as if with cement
  9. To unite with cement; to unite firmly or closely.
  10. To unite by a glutinous substance; to unite firmly and closely; to cohere.
  11. something that hardens to act as adhesive material
  12. concrete pavement is sometimes referred to as cement; " they stood on the gray cement beside the pool"
  13. any of various materials used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth
  14. Any substance used for making bodies adhere to each other, as mortar, glue, etc.
  15. A kind of calcined limestone, or a calcined mixture of clay and lime, for making mortar which will harden under water.
  16. The powder used in cementation. See Cementation, n., 2.
  17. To unite or cause to adhere by means of a cement.
  18. To unite firmly or closely.
  19. To overlay or coat with cement; as, to cement a cellar bottom.
  20. The layer of bone investing the root and neck of a tooth; - called also cementum.
  21. Any substance which makes two bodies stick together; mortar.
  22. Anything that makes two bodies stick together: mortar: a bond of union.
  23. An adhesive substance for uniting stone, glass, & c.
  24. A substance for joining objects by adhesion; a mortar - like substance for producing a hard, smooth, or water - proof surface.
  25. An adhesive substance for making bodies, especially stones, cohere; bond of union; that which unites firmly.
  26. The substance that unites two bodies together, or the parts of a broken thing; bond of union; mortar.
  27. A substance chemically and physically allied to bone, investing the root, neck, and crowns of teeth.