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Concrete vs. Tangible — What's the Difference?

Concrete vs. Tangible — What's the Difference?

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Concrete

Concrete is a composite material composed of fine and coarse aggregate bonded together with a fluid cement (cement paste) that hardens (cures) over time. In the past, lime based cement binders, such as lime putty, were often used but sometimes with other hydraulic cements, such as a calcium aluminate cement or with Portland cement to form Portland cement concrete (named for its visual resemblance to Portland stone).

Tangible

Discernible by the touch; palpable
A tangible roughness of the skin.

Concrete

Existing in a material or physical form; not abstract
Concrete objects like stones

Tangible

Possible to touch.

Concrete

A building material made from a mixture of broken stone or gravel, sand, cement, and water, which can be spread or poured into moulds and forms a mass resembling stone on hardening
Slabs of concrete
Concrete blocks
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Tangible

Possible to be treated as fact; real or concrete
Tangible evidence.

Concrete

Cover (an area) with concrete
The precious English countryside may soon be concreted over

Tangible

Possible to understand or realize
The tangible benefits of the plan.

Concrete

Form (something) into a mass; solidify
The juices of the plants are concreted upon the surface

Tangible

(Law) Relating to or being property of a physical nature, such as land, objects, and goods.

Concrete

Of or relating to an actual, specific thing or instance; particular
Had the concrete evidence needed to convict.

Tangible

Something palpable or concrete.

Concrete

Relating to nouns, such as flower or rain, that denote a material or tangible object or phenomenon.

Tangible

Tangibles Property having a physical form.

Concrete

Existing in reality or in real experience; perceptible by the senses; real
Concrete objects such as trees.

Tangible

; able to be touched or felt; perceptible by the sense of touch.

Concrete

Formed by the coalescence of separate particles or parts into one mass; solid.

Tangible

; able to be perceived.

Concrete

Made of hard, strong, conglomerate construction material.

Tangible

Able to be treated as fact; real or concrete.

Concrete

A hard, strong construction material consisting of sand, conglomerate gravel, pebbles, broken stone, or slag in a mortar or cement matrix.

Tangible

By the mind; understandable.

Concrete

A mass formed by the coalescence of particles.

Tangible

A physical object; something that can be touched.

Concrete

To build, treat, or cover with hard, strong conglomerate construction material.

Tangible

Or concrete results.
Yes, but what are the tangibles?

Concrete

To form into a mass by coalescence or cohesion of particles or parts.

Tangible

Perceptible to the touch; tactile; palpable.

Concrete

To harden; solidify.

Tangible

Capable of being possessed or realized; readily apprehensible by the mind; real; substantial; evident.
Direct and tangible benefit to ourselves and others.

Concrete

Real, actual, tangible.
Fuzzy videotapes and distorted sound recordings are not concrete evidence that Bigfoot exists.
Once arrested, I realized that handcuffs are concrete, even if my concept of what is legal wasn’t.

Tangible

Perceptible by the senses especially the sense of touch;
Skin with a tangible roughness

Concrete

Being or applying to actual things, not abstract qualities or categories.

Tangible

Possible to be treated as fact;
Tangible evidence
His brief time as Prime Minister brought few real benefits to the poor

Concrete

Particular, specific, rather than general.
While everyone else offered thoughts and prayers, she made a concrete proposal to help.
Concrete ideas

Tangible

(of especially business assets) having physical substance and intrinsic monetary value ;
Tangible property like real estate
Tangible assets such as machinery

Concrete

United by coalescence of separate particles, or liquid, into one mass or solid.

Tangible

Capable of being perceived by the senses or the mind; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt;
A barely palpable dust
Felt sudden anger in a palpable wave
The air was warm and close--palpable as cotton

Concrete

Made of concrete, a building material.
The office building had concrete flower boxes out front.

Tangible

Having substance or material existence; perceptible to the senses;
A physical manifestation
Surrounded by tangible objects

Concrete

(obsolete) A solid mass formed by the coalescence of separate particles; a compound substance, a concretion.

Concrete

Specifically, a building material created by mixing cement, water, and aggregate such as gravel and sand.
The road was made of concrete that had been poured in large slabs.

Concrete

(logic) A term designating both a quality and the subject in which it exists; a concrete term.

Concrete

Sugar boiled down from cane juice to a solid mass.

Concrete

(US) A dessert of frozen custard with various toppings.

Concrete

(chemistry) An extract of herbal materials that has a semi-solid consistency, especially when such materials are partly aromatic.

Concrete

To cover with or encase in concrete (building material).
I hate grass, so I concreted over my lawn.

Concrete

To solidify: to change from being abstract to being concrete (actual, real).

Concrete

To unite or coalesce into a mass or a solid body.

Concrete

United in growth; hence, formed by coalition of separate particles into one mass; united in a solid form.
The first concrete state, or consistent surface, of the chaos must be of the same figure as the last liquid state.

Concrete

Standing for an object as it exists in nature, invested with all its qualities, as distinguished from standing for an attribute of an object; - opposed to abstract.
Concrete is opposed to abstract. The names of individuals are concrete, those of classes abstract.
Concrete terms, while they express the quality, do also express, or imply, or refer to, some subject to which it belongs.

Concrete

A compound or mass formed by concretion, spontaneous union, or coalescence of separate particles of matter in one body.
To divide all concretes, minerals and others, into the same number of distinct substances.

Concrete

A mixture of gravel, pebbles, or broken stone with cement or with tar, etc., used for sidewalks, roadways, foundations, etc., and esp. for submarine structures.

Concrete

A term designating both a quality and the subject in which it exists; a concrete term.
The concretes "father" and "son" have, or might have, the abstracts "paternity" and "filiety".

Concrete

Sugar boiled down from cane juice to a solid mass.

Concrete

To unite or coalesce, as separate particles, into a mass or solid body.

Concrete

To form into a mass, as by the cohesion or coalescence of separate particles.
There are in our inferior world divers bodies that are concreted out of others.

Concrete

To cover with, or form of, concrete, as a pavement.

Concrete

A strong hard building material composed of sand and gravel and cement and water

Concrete

Cover with cement;
Concrete the walls

Concrete

Form into a solid mass; coalesce

Concrete

Capable of being perceived by the senses; not abstract or imaginary;
Concrete objects such as trees

Concrete

Formed by the coalescence of particles

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