Pozzolan



[pot-suh-lah-nuh; Italian pawt-tsaw-lah-nah] /ˌpɒt səˈlɑ nə; Italian ˌpɔt tsɔˈlɑ nɑ/

noun
1.
a porous variety of volcanic tuff or ash used in making hydraulic cement.

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