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Related to asphaltic concrete: bituminous concrete
asphaltic concrete[a′sfȯlt·ik ′kän‚krēt]
A special concrete consisting of a mixture of graded aggregate and heated asphalt; must be applied and spread while hot.
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asphaltic concrete, asphalt paving, black top
A mixture of asphalt and graded aggregate widely used as paving material over a prepared base; normally placed, shaped, and compacted while hot, but can be prepared for placement without heat. Also see cold mix.
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