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clayey

or clay·ish

[ kley-ee ]
/ ˈkleɪ i /
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adjective, clay·i·er, clay·i·est.

covered or smeared with clay.
like or resembling clay.
full of or abounding in clay.

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Origin of clayey

before 1050; Middle English cleii,Old English clǣig;see clay1, -ey1
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