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ball clay Explained

ball clay at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Ball clay is named after the clay found in Dorset, and Devon England where it was cut into balls that weighed 30 pounds.

Noun

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ball clay
  • Inter: uncountabl » e A type of clay.

    References

    * Krueger, Dennis (December 1982). "Why On Earth Do They Call It Throwing?" Studio Potter Vol. 11, Number 1.[http://www.studiopotter.org/articles/?art=art0001] (etymology)

  • Category: Category:English nouns -
    Translation: fa » ball clay
    Translation: kn » ball clay
    Translation: ta » ball clay
    Translation: zh » ball clay