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cast in concrete

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==English==

===Adjective===
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# {{lb|en|postpositive|idiomatic}} [[solidly]] [[established]], very [[difficult]] to [[alter]]
#* '''2003''', F. Stephen Larrabee, ''The Middle East in the Shadow of Afghanistan and Iraq'' (Rand Corporation), [https://books.google.com/books?id=97lhksvPrz0C&pg=PA7&dq=%22cast+in+concrete%22&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjS0puW0LbYAhUM1WMKHT3QAKgQ6AEIsgEwGA#v=onepage&q=%22cast%20in%20concrete%22&f=false p. 7]:
#*: The roadmap, he asserted, was a "guide," a starting point. It was not '''cast in concrete''' and not likely to be the ultimate solution.
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