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Sebastian's Technical Glossaries:

Building & general construction technology dictionary:
technology, architecture, civil, structural, forensic, mechanical, pavement and materials engineering, roofing, and masonry
with elements of testing and quality science

on-line mostly American English/French/Romanian

By A. Sebastian

1995 - 2050 A. Sebastian. All rights reserved.

Hosted by A. Sebastian Engineering & Investigation Services

ASEIS also offers a Construction durability glossary
and a Building pathology glossary

Back to: Building Pathology Home Page

Back to: Forensic Engineering Home Page

This dictionary presents a number of technical English terms and their definitions. Whenever possible, the corresponding French and Romanian equivalents are given (where genus choices are possible, only the masculine is shown). Some reference standards are also indicated. If you have a better translation, please e-mail it to us for consideration / inclusion.

Items currently in the works may show in italics.


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C concrete/mortar/grout
Ch chemistry
P paints/coatings
R roofing
T testing
Th technology
Tr transportation/pavement engineering


You may also want to check our Construction deterioration & building durability glossary
Construction / Building Pathology glossary
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