noun. a compound of alumina and a metallic oxide.
Sentences with aluminate
1. Noun, singular or mass
Check the instructions on the Portland cement or calcium aluminate to see how much water you should add to the mix.
2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Add 3 parts calcium aluminate cement to the sand and mix it thoroughly, using the garden hoe.
Powders made with earth aluminate tend to light much better, and the light lasts much longer than those with a zinc base.