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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • \-ˌklā\
    • /ˈfaɪə.kleɪ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • \-ˌklā\

Definitions of fireclay word

  • noun fireclay Clay capable of withstanding high temperatures, chiefly used for making firebricks. 1
  • noun fireclay a heat-resistant clay used in the making of firebricks, furnace linings, etc 0
  • noun fireclay a kind of clay capable of resisting intense heat, used for making firebricks, furnace linings, etc. 0
  • noun fireclay Alternative spelling of fire clay. 0

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A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 94% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for fireclay

noun fireclay

  • argil — clay, esp potters' clay
  • china clay — kaolin.
  • clay — Clay is a kind of earth that is soft when it is wet and hard when it is dry. Clay is shaped and baked to make things such as pots and bricks.
  • pottery — ceramic ware, especially earthenware and stoneware.

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