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  • v. Present participle of frit.
  • n. The formation of frit or slag by heat with only incipient fusion.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The formation of frit or slag by heat with but incipient fusion.


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  • The practice of fritting was described in section 7.

    16. Glaze formula calculations

  • The main reason for fritting is to make glaze materials insoluble, which is possible if the frit materials are mixed in the right proportion.

    16. Glaze formula calculations

  • For fritting small amounts of frit a simple frit kiln is shown in Fig. 7.3.2.

    7. Frits and fritmaking

  • These are pigments that are specially prepared by fritting metallic oxides in a base glaze that fires hard but is not fluid.

    10. Decoration

  • But if air bubbles (pinholes) give trouble during glaze firing, it may be a good idea to extend fritting time, so that the air has time to escape.

    14. Quality control

  • After fritting is over, the melting temperature and the viscosity of the frit can be compared with previous batches of frit by melting a fixed amount of frit on a sloped tile.

    14. Quality control

  • She knows what she's about, and she won't like it if she knows you are fritting away your chances and your attentions.

    Phoebe, Junior

  • The insulated glass has a silk-screened pattern -- called a frit or fritting -- that reduces solar glare and helps birds identify it as a solid object. rss feed

  • The south portion of the building features perforated aluminum sunshades-a nod to Piano's exterior shading system across the street-and the glass is more reflective than in the north portion, which was outfitted with fritting at the upper regions of the vision panels. - News Channel


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