a refractory clay used for making crucibles, firebricks, etc.
a heat-resistant clay used in the making of firebricks, furnace linings, etc
noun 1. See under (def 3). [kohd] /koʊd/ noun 1. a system for communication by telegraph, heliograph, etc., in which long and short sounds, light flashes, etc., are used to symbolize the content of a message: Morse code. 2. a system used for brevity or secrecy of communication, in which arbitrarily chosen words, letters, or […]
noun 1. a company of firefighters. 2. a fire-insurance company. noun 1. an insurance company selling policies relating to fire risk 2. (US) an organized body of firemen
noun, Military. 1. technical and sometimes automatic supervision of artillery or naval gunfire on a target, as for range, elevation, etc. noun 1. (military) the procedures by which weapons are brought to engage a target
[fahyuh r-krak-er] /ˈfaɪərˌkræk ər/ noun 1. a paper or cardboard cylinder filled with an explosive and having a fuse, for discharging to make a noise, as during a celebration. /ˈfaɪəˌkrækə/ noun 1. a small cardboard container filled with explosive powder and lit by a fuse adjective 2. impressively energetic: a firecracker start to the race […]