cement mixer

noun
a machine with a large revolving drum in which cement is mixed with other materials to make concrete
Syn: ↑concrete mixer
Hypernyms: ↑machine

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noun, pl ⋯ -ers [count]
: a truck that has a large container which turns when it is filled with wet cement so that the cement will not become hard — called also (Brit) concrete mixer

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ceˈment mixer [cement mixer cement mixers] (also ˈconcrete mixer) noun
a machine with a drum that holds sand, water and ↑cement and turns to mix them together
See also:concrete mixer

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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