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OTHER WORDS FROM silicatesil·i·ca·tion [sil-i-key-shuhn], /ˌsɪl ɪˈkeɪ ʃən/, nounnon·sil·i·cate, nounsub·sil·i·cate, noun
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Our Goldilocks climate largely results from chemical reactions between carbon dioxide in the air and silicate minerals, which slowly reduces the level of the greenhouse gas in the atmosphere by burying it in sediments.Scientists Pin Down When Earth’s Crust Cracked, Then Came to Life|Howard Lee|March 25, 2021|Quanta Magazine
In this case, silicate in the ash melts as it hits the hot turbines of the engine and shuts it down.Volcanic Ash: The Extraordinary Air Travel Emergency|Clive Irving|April 15, 2010|DAILY BEAST
He seemed to recall a state of lush, sybaritic softness, in pre-silicate times.Old Friends Are the Best|Jack Sharkey
But there is no reason why, in these cases, the lead so employed should not be in the form of a fritted double silicate.
Soda-glass consists primarily of silicate of sodium with smaller quantities of silicate of aluminum and potassium.A Handbook of Laboratory Glass-Blowing|Bernard D. Bolas
A good method for the preservation of eggs is the use of sodium silicate, or water glass.A Little Preserving Book for a Little Girl|Amy Waterman
The well-known water-glass is a silicate of soda or potash dissolved in free or caustic soda, or potash.