glazing


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glaz·ing

 (glā′zĭng)
n.
1.
a. Glasswork.
b. Glass set or made to be set in frames.
2.
a. A glaze.
b. The act or process of applying a glaze.

glazing

(ˈɡleɪzɪŋ)
n
1. (Ceramics) the surface of a glazed object
2. (Building) glass fitted, or to be fitted, in a door, frame, etc

glaz•ing

(ˈgleɪ zɪŋ)

n.
1. the work of a glazier.
2. panes or sheets of glass set or made to be set in frames, as in windows, doors, or mirrors.
3. the act of applying a glaze.
4. a glazed surface.
[1325–75]

glazing

A process for producing a finish to pottery. Glaze is a coating of glass that gives the pottery a smooth surface color, and makes it waterproof.
Translations

glazing

n
(= act)Verglasen nt; (= glass)Verglasung f; (= trade)Glaserei f
= glaze N
References in classic literature ?
And so she fell to murmuring and cooing over the girl again, and softly stroking her face and hair, and kissing her and calling her by endearing names; but there was scarcely sign of response now in the glazing eyes.
Collins expected the scene to inspire, and was but slightly affected by his enumeration of the windows in front of the house, and his relation of what the glazing altogether had originally cost Sir Lewis de Bourgh.
While in the glazing area of Penland's clay studio I spied a stack of ice-cube trays.
The report "Glazing Market by Polycarbonate Material, Application (Sidelite, Backlite, Sunroof, Lighting), Advanced Application (HUD, Large Windscreen, Switchable & Hydrophobic Glazing, SunControl), On-Highway & Off-Highway Vehicles, and by Region - Forecast to 2021", The automotive polycarbonate glazing market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 17.
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Furthermore, Palatinose[TM] provides a slightly reduced and more pleasant sweetness in frozen packed donuts, as with pure sucrose glazing.
To marry his glazing expertise with stimulating shapes could have helped to transform the visual energy of the show.
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GLAZING has come a long, long way in the last 20 years, no longer is simply having double glazing enough to impress.