kaolin

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From Mandarin 高陵 (gāolíng, high hill), in Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China, the location where this clay was first found.

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kaolin (uncountable)

  1. A fine clay, rich in kaolinite, used in ceramics, paper-making, etc.

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  • Krueger, Dennis (December 1982). "Why On Earth Do They Call It Throwing?" Studio Potter Vol. 11, Number 1.[1] (etymology)

Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Mandarin words 高陵 (gāolíng, high hill), in Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China, the location this clay was first found.

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kaolin m

  1. kaolin

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaǒliːn/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧o‧lin

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kaòlīn m (Cyrillic spelling као̀лӣн)

  1. kaolin

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