bridging material

bridging material

[′brij·iŋ mə‚tir·ē·əl]
(materials)
A fibrous, flaky, or granular substance added to a cement slurry or drilling fluid to seal a formation in which lost circulation has occurred. Also known as lost-circulation material.
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These include 279 Humvees, 84 MRAPs (explosive resistant vehicles), 31 bulldozers and ambulances, bridging material, and obstacle breaching equipment.
Government is providing the people of KPK Province with pre-fabricated bridging material to build eight new bridges to replace those destroyed by the recent monsoon floods.
Food & Drug Administration) has granted 510(k) clearance for its new bioresorbable polymer-coated surgical mesh product for the repair of hernias and other abdominal fascial or muscular deficiencies requiring the addition of a reinforcing or bridging material.
Prolene is a nonabsorbable polypropylene mesh product used in the repair of hernias and other fascial deficiencies when reinforcing or bridging material is needed to obtain the desired surgical result.
The TyRx bioresorbable polymer surgical mesh is indicated for the repair of hernias and other abdominal fascial or muscular deficiencies requiring the addition of a reinforcing or bridging material to obtain the desired surgical result.