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synonyms for slag

  • lava
  • ashes
  • cinders
  • dross
  • refuse
  • residue
  • scoria
  • recrement
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Furnace brick and slag remnants were still to be found in the dirt.
FACES OF THE DEAD EMERGE FROM LOST AFRICAN AMERICAN GRAVEYARDMICHAEL RUANEJULY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In the end I might leave one gleaming flake or so amidst the slag heaps for a moment of postmortem sympathy.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
Lrmann recommends the slag to be decomposed by means of hydrochloric (muriatic) acid.
COOLEY'S CYCLOPDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS AND COLLATERAL INFORMATION IN THE ARTS, MANUFACTURES, PROFESSIONS, AND TRADES..., SIXTH EDITION, VOLUME IARNOLD COOLEY
When this reaction begins I see light flames breaking through the lake of molten slag in my furnace.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS
The slag is basic and takes the sulphur and phosphorus into combination, thus ending its combination with the iron.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS
More than an eighth and sometimes a quarter of the weight of the pig-iron flows off in slag and is carted away.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS
This machine squeezes out the slag which flows down like the glowing lava running out of a volcano.
THE IRON PUDDLERJAMES J. DAVIS
He saw a slave struck down and killed with a piece of slag for a trifling offense.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
There wasn't any interstellar war; at least, you don't find any big slag-puddles where cities used to be.
SPACE VIKINGHENRY BEAM PIPER
It stood quite still and black among the corn-fields, its immense heap of slag seen rising almost from the oats.
SONS AND LOVERSDAVID HERBERT LAWRENCE
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WORDS RELATED TO SLAG

  • charcoal
  • cinders
  • dust
  • embers
  • powder
  • slag
  • soot
  • volcanic ash
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