china clay


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china clay

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1. (Minerals) another name for kaolin
2. (Pharmacology) another name for kaolin
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Noun1.china clay - a fine usually white clay formed by the weathering of aluminous minerals (as feldspar)china clay - a fine usually white clay formed by the weathering of aluminous minerals (as feldspar); used in ceramics and as an absorbent and as a filler (e.g., in paper)
Kaopectate - trade name for a fixed-combination antidiarrheal drug that use kaolin as the adsorbent and pectin as the emollient
art paper - a high-quality paper (usually having a filler of china clay)
clay - a very fine-grained soil that is plastic when moist but hard when fired
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Stafford owes much of its wealth to the large deposits of the rare china clay found in it from time to time.
Now, the clay is easily penetrable, and the original hole probably pierced a bed of china clay.
Tenders are invited for Purchase of Filler Material on Rate Contract Basis : China Clay, Soap Stone and Synthetic Silica.
Swat's mineral wealth is mainly in china clay, marble and emerald which are exported to international markets but this resource needs proper attention and exploitation, The Value addition is almost nil, whereas, gems cutting and polishing can be a great means of earning huge foreign exchange, he said.
Some of the other photos featured include China Clay in Cornwall, the Channel Tunnel and Ullswater in Cumbria.
Formulated with Bamboo Charcoal and White China Clay, this gray mask is your trustworthy companion for a deep (face) cleanse.
It's not a slag heap, it's a sand burrow from the mining of China clay which is part of our history.
Adawis have been the manufacturers of mousetraps, silver plates, honey and dates containers, and water storage pots, as well as 40-year-old lookalikes of china clay bowls made from clay, along with ordinary kitchen utensils and lamps.
A Cement B China clay C Glass D Plaster QUESTION 8 - for 8 points: Which Biblical character was found floating in a basket made of rushes?
IN 1913, the first major industrial dispute in Cornwall took place in the St Austell area between china clay workers and the local mine owners over pay and working conditions.
SIR - In 1913, the first major industrial dispute in Cornwall took place in the St Austell area, between china clay workers and the local mine-owners over pay and working conditions.
Barnim Leadless Glaze Frit 3195 17 Frit 3124 40 Frit 3134 20 China Clay 7 Silica 12 Zinc 4 Zirconium silicate 5 Tin Oxide 8 A Caiger-Smith W/A Glaze (1060[degrees]C) Lead bisilicate 35 Calcium borate frit 38 Zinc 5 China clay 2 Flint 7 Zirconium silicate 3 Tin oxide 10 Derek Emms' Glaze (fires 1060-1080[degrees]C lustre reduction 680[degrees]C) Lead bisilicate frit 30 Soft borax frit 60 China clay 10 Tin oxide 10 Barnim suggests that with the shift to leadless glazes to conform with new North American standards, aspects of traditional lustre are lost.

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