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Cement is used widely for the construction of various structures. Some of them are listed below: (i) Cement slurry is used for filling cracks in concrete structures. (ii) Cement mortar is used for masonry work, plastering and pointing. (iii) Cement concrete is used for the construction of various structures like buildings, bridges. water tanks, tunnels, docks, harhours etc. (iv) Cement is

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Cement is a commonly used binding material in the construction. The cement is obtained by burning a mixture of calcarious (calcium) and argillaceous (clay) material at a very high temperature and then grinding the clinker so produced to a fine powder. It was first produced by a mason Joseph Aspdin in England in 1924. He patented it as portland cement.

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