Definition of cementation noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    cementation

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˌsimɛnˈteɪʃn//
     
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  1. 1(chemistry) the process of changing a metal by heating it together with a powder
  2. 2(geology) the process of grains of sand, etc. sticking together to form sedimentary rocks
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