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Definition of "Compaction"

Hank Smith
  Century 21 Home Team

Method of eliminating the spaces between the solid fragments in fresh cement or mortar during the mixing process. This is done by a combination of constantly mixing, turning, centrifuging, or vibrating the mixture. The end result is to give a smoother consistent mixture, which is stronger and more easily troweled.

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