Definition of ball clay in English:

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ball clay

noun

[mass noun]
A fine-textured clay used in the manufacture of ceramics.
Example sentences
  • I work with a low-fire clay body consisting of ball clay, talc and bentonite.
  • Experienced technicians can pinpoint with great accuracy different types of ball clay within each pit.
  • If a light firing ball clay composition is required, use Starcast with perhaps some Foundry Hill Creme.

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