Synonyms for wacke
- terra cotta
- argillaceous earth
- china material
- porcelain material
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WACKE
The material of the rock here is wacke, in which there are many flints.
Wackelfiguren means figures made of Wacke, a greenish-gray mineral, soft and easily broken.
Wacke, wak′e, n. German miners' term for a soft, grayish kind of trap-rock.
rock resembling sandstone, 1803, from German Wacke, from Middle High German wacke "a large stone," from Old High German wacko "gravel," probably from Old High German wegan "to move." A miner's word, brought into geology by German geologist Abraham Gottlob Werner (1750-1817).