cimento

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See also: çimento, cimentó, and cimentò

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

cimento

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cimentare

Etymology 2[edit]

Inherited from Latin caementum.

Noun[edit]

cimento m ‎(plural cimenti)

  1. mixture or concoction used by goldsmiths to purify or assay precious metals
  2. (figuratively) trial (risky undertaking)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese cimento, from Latin caementum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cimento m (plural cimentos)

  1. cement (powdered substance that develops strong adhesive properties when mixed with water)
  2. cement (paste-like substance used in construction)
  3. cement (any material with strong adhesive properties)