salt glaze

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noun

a ceramic glaze on stoneware produced by the chemical reaction that occurs when salt is thrown into a kiln during firing.

Nearby words

  1. salt chuck,
  2. salt cod,
  3. salt dome,
  4. salt flat,
  5. salt gland,
  6. salt grass,
  7. salt hay,
  8. salt horse,
  9. salt i,
  10. salt ii

Origin of salt glaze

First recorded in 1850–55

Related formssalt glazing, noun

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