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cement mixer

a machine having a revolving drum, often motor-driven, for mixing cement, sand, gravel, and water to produce concrete.
Also called concrete mixer. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for cement mixer
  • Communism is a cement mixer that spews forth drab and indistinguishable gray concrete.
  • Forests and wetlands continued to be lost, this time not to the plow, but to the bulldozer and cement mixer.
  • Sample compositing and homogenization was performed using a cement mixer.
Slang definitions & phrases for cement mixer

cement mixer

noun phrase
  1. A dance or other act that includes a swiveling of the pelvis; grind (1940s+)
  2. A noisy car or truck: Some jerk pulls alongside and guns his cement mixer (1930s+ Truckers)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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