QUIZ YOURSELF ON THESE WORDS FROM BROWN GIRL DREAMING!
Visualize yourself passing this quiz on words from Jacqueline Woodson’s exquisite verse novel “Brown Girl Dreaming,” and then take the quiz to prove you can do it! (Because you can.)
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What does “barren” mean?
Origin of quartz glass
First recorded in 1900–05
Words nearby quartz glass
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Example sentences from the Web for quartz glass
Out the quartz-glass ports he could see ahead, out the end of the cage through the monstrous doorway to the desert beyond.
Out the quartz-glass windows, the great door seemed to descend.
British Dictionary definitions for quartz glass
a colourless glass composed of almost pure silica, resistant to very high temperatures and transparent to near-ultraviolet radiationAlso called: silica glass, nitreous silica Sometimes shortened to: quartz
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