[kou-lee-ang] /ˌkaʊ liˈæŋ/
a variety of grain sorghum.
a liquor made from kaoliang stalks.
any of various E Asian varieties of the sorghum Sorghum vulgare
[key-uh-lin] /ˈkeɪ ə lɪn/ noun 1. a fine white clay used in the manufacture of porcelain. /ˈkeɪəlɪn/ noun 1. a fine white clay used for the manufacture of hard-paste porcelain and bone china and in medicine as a poultice and gastrointestinal absorbent Also called china clay, china stone n. “china clay,” 1727, from French kaolin […]
[key-uh-luh-nahyt] /ˈkeɪ ə ləˌnaɪt/ noun 1. a very common mineral, hydrated aluminum disilicate, Al 2 Si 2 O 5 (OH) 4 , formed by the alteration of other minerals, especially feldspar: the most common constituent of . /ˈkeɪəlɪˌnaɪt/ noun 1. a white or grey clay mineral consisting of hydrated aluminium silicate in triclinic crystalline form, […]
[key-uh-luh-nahyz] /ˈkeɪ ə ləˌnaɪz/ verb (used with object), kaolinized, kaolinizing. 1. to convert (minerals containing kaolinite) into by weathering.
kaolinosis ka·o·lin·o·sis (kā’ə-lə-nō’sĭs) n. Pneumoconiosis caused by the inhalation of clay dust.