time of set

time of set

[′tīm əv ′set]
(materials)
The time required for freshly mixed concrete to stiffen (initial set, about 1 hour) or to attain a minimum specified hardness (final set, about 10 hours); actual times vary with the type of cement used.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

initial setting time

The time required for a freshly mixed cement paste, mortar, or concrete to achieve initial set.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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