Definition of float glass in English:

Share this entry

float glass

Pronunciation: /ˈflōt ˌɡlas/

noun

Glass made by allowing it to solidify on molten metal.
Example sentences
  • The piece will cover a six metre stretch of ground and be produced in float glass, metal and paper.
  • Among these types, glass can be normal float glass, heat strengthened or fully tempered; it can be assembled in various combinations to create laminated glass with a variety of colored or patterned interlayers.
  • The initial product line includes washed and papered clear float glass and non-glare glass.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: float glass

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.