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saltglaze

or salt-glazed, salt·glazed

[ sawlt-gleyz ]
/ ˈsɔltˌgleɪz /
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adjective Ceramics.

having a salt glaze.

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Origin of saltglaze

First recorded in 1860–65; salt1 + glaze

Definition for saltglaze (2 of 2)

salt glaze

noun

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

Origin of salt glaze

First recorded in 1850–55
salt glazing, noun
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