air twist


noun

a serpentine motif within the stem of a goblet, produced by extending and twisting an air bubble during glass blowing.

Nearby words

  1. air time,
  2. air traffic,
  3. air traffic control,
  4. air traffic controller,
  5. air turbine,
  6. air valve,
  7. air varié,
  8. air vesicle,
  9. air vice-marshal,
  10. air walk

Origin of air twist

First recorded in 1895–1900

Related formsair-twist·ed, adjective

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