Meaning of ferro-cement in English:

ferro-cement

Pronunciation /ˌfɛrə(ʊ)sɪˈmɛnt/

noun

  • 1Reinforced concrete; = "ferro-concrete"(now rare).

  • 2A construction material made from thin layers of mortar containing steel wire or mesh.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Hampshire Advertiser.