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synonyms for kaolin

  • brick
  • earth
  • mud
  • terra cotta
  • adobe
  • argil
  • bole
  • clunch
  • loam
  • loess
  • marl
  • pottery
  • slip
  • till
  • argillaceous earth
  • china material
  • porcelain material
  • wacke
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How to use kaolin in a sentence

The alkali species yield kaolin by alteration, and are thus the source of china-clay.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
Established by M. Haffringue, in the 19th century, with the kaolin of Limoges.
THE COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK TO KERAMICS OF THE RENAISSANCE AND MODERN PERIODSWILLIAM CHAFFERS
Their faces are painted black across the whole mid section and the chins are covered with white kaolin—a really startling effect.
THE UNWRITTEN LITERATURE OF THE HOPIHATTIE GREENE LOCKETT
The kaolin is washed at the pit, and sent in this state to Sèvres, under the name of decanted earth.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
This sieve is shaken upon its support, in order to make it discharge the washed argillaceous kaolin.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
It is a good plan to make up a wash of equal parts of kaolin and flint and to brush this all over the inside of the kiln.
THE POTTER'S CRAFTCHARLES F. BINNS
It may be necessary to improve the color by the use, in part, of another kaolin such as the Harris clay from North Carolina.
THE POTTER'S CRAFTCHARLES F. BINNS
Growan stone and Cornish Kaolin were added to the cream ware body, which enabled earthenware to compete successfully with china.
CHATS ON OLD EARTHENWAREARTHUR HAYDEN
It was kaolin, the great clay—the body or bones of porcelain.
POTTERY AND PORCELAIN, FROM EARLY TIMES DOWN TO THE PHILADELPHIA EXHIBITION OF 1876CHARLES WYLLYS ELLIOTT
What they lacked was the two fine materials known to the Chinese as kaolin and pe-tun-tse.
POTTERY AND PORCELAIN, FROM EARLY TIMES DOWN TO THE PHILADELPHIA EXHIBITION OF 1876CHARLES WYLLYS ELLIOTT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KAOLIN

  • adobe
  • argil
  • argillaceous earth
  • bole
  • brick
  • china material
  • clunch
  • earth
  • kaolin
  • loam
  • loess
  • marl
  • mud
  • porcelain material
  • pottery
  • slip
  • terra cotta
  • till
  • wacke
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.