Many devices are used, however, to ensure the adhesion between concrete and bar being perfect.
Iron ships' plates have recently been coated with copper in sections (to prevent the adhesion of barnacles), by building up a temporary trough against the side of the ship, making the thoroughly cleansed plate act both as cathode and as one side of the trough.
- Diagrams of Transverse Sections of a Lamellibranch to show the Adhesion, by Concrescence, of the Gill-Lamellae to the Mantle-flaps, to the foot and to one another.
He hoped, by presenting facts as they were, to win the adhesion of all parties.
In 1832 the adhesion of Baden to the Prussian Zollverein did much for the material prosperity of the country.