Screed vs Leveling - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between screed and leveling
is that screed
is a long discourse or harangue while leveling
is the process of making something level.
As verbs the difference between screed and leveling
is that screed
is (construction|masonry) to produce a smooth flat layer of concrete or similar material while leveling
A long discourse or harangue.
A piece of writing.
A tool, usually a long strip of wood or other material, for producing a smooth, flat surface on, for example, a concrete floor or a plaster wall.
A smooth flat layer of concrete or similar material.
*(impassioned and angry discourse) diatribe, harangue, polemic, rant, tirade
*(smooth flat layer of concrete or similar) slab
(construction, masonry) To produce a smooth flat layer of concrete or similar material.
(construction, masonry) To use a screed (tool).
* 1999 , U.S. Dept. of the Army, Concrete, masonry, and brickwork: a practical handbook , page 131
*: The sequence of the operation is: screed', vibrate, then ' screed again. If forms are in good alignment and firmly supported, and if the concrete has the correct workability,
The process of making something level.
* 1981 , D. Lincoln Canfield, Spanish Pronunciation in the Americas
- In the meantime, the Castilian of northern and central Spain, while retaining most of the traits of the pre-Columbian period, underwent changes and levelings , some of which were shared by the South and hence by America.