A building material made from Portland cement concrete with a matrix of steelbars or wires (rebars) to increase its tensile strength.
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All the comforts of home, except behind the rich brocade fabric walls stood twenty-four inches of rebar reinforced concrete and the door consisted of eight-inch diameter solid steel bars.
Near Douglas, in Converse county, there is a reinforced concrete dam, impounding the waters of Laprele Creek, to furnish water for over 30,000 acres, and power for transmitting electricity.
As the result of the reconstruction of this section, thousands of wooden buildings, which had been a striking architectural characteristic of the city, were replaced by structures of steel, brick, and, especially, reinforced concrete.
The use of reinforced concrete as a building material received a special impetus in consequence.
The R12 building was huge and the thick steel reinforced concrete walls were designed to withstand nuclear blast.