Definition of shotcrete in English:


Syllabification: shot·crete
Pronunciation: /ˈSHätkrēt


  • another term for gunite.
    More example sentences
    • Are you going to use the pump for shotcrete or for structural concrete?
    • Cowen also used the mixer to encase straw bales with shotcrete for the equine center and to cast the roof trusses and panels for the building.
    • After several inches of shotcrete are in place, a monolithic dome of steel-reinforced concrete has been created.


1950s: from shot2 + concrete.

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