Kaolinize

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Kaolinize To convert into kaolin.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • kaolinize To convert into kaolin: as, kaolinized feldspar.
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Usage

In literature:

Before mixing with the kaolin, the paraffine must be heated to fusing point.
"Paper and Printing Recipes" by J. Sawtelle Ford
Her mother and the nearest clan kin paint themselves with kaolin and visit her grave, accompanied by certain of her tribal brothers.
"Oriental Women" by Edward Bagby Pollard
Kaolin is a white clay which, when baked, becomes porcelain.
"Earth and Sky Every Child Should Know" by Julia Ellen Rogers
The substances used as a bond in manufacturing wheels are kaolin, a kind of clay, and feldspar.
"Electricity and Magnetism" by Elisha Gray
Kaolin, fire-clays and brick-clays are common to all the states.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8" by Various
Phillips, Mr. W., on kaolin of China, 11.
"A Manual of Elementary Geology" by Charles Lyell
Beryl suffers alteration by weathering, and may thus pass into kaolin and mica.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 6" by Various
He had been appointed one of the Board of Superintendence in a kaolin company.
"Sentimental Education Vol 1" by Gustave Flaubert
Felspar readily suffers chemical alteration, yielding kaolin (q.v.).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 2" by Various
EAKINS, CHATARD, T. M., and STOKES, H. N. Analysis of kaolin from Arkansas, Alabama, and Georgia.
"United States Government Publications, v. 8 Jan-Jun 1892" by Compiled
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In news:

KaMin exports about 60% of its production of kaolin clay to customers in more than 50 countries.
Imerys has signed a final agreement regarding its acquisition of The Feldspar Corp. A subsidiary of Zemex Corp. That includes its feldspar and kaolin activities.
Kaolin Global Demand to Accelerate.
BASF said that it will increase kaolin prices globally for paper applications, effective immediately or as contracts allow.
BASF Announces Kaolin Price Hikes.
Effective immediately, or as contracts allow, BASF will increase kaolin prices globally for industrial applications.
Thiele Kaolin Company is pleased to announce that Chris Fagouri has joined the company as Market Development Manager.
Thiele Kaolin Company said that the company has worked three years without incurring a lost time accident.
Region's kaolin history is nearly forgotten.
One of the more interesting stories concerning this region is that of the kaolin mining industry.
According to "World Kaolin ," a new study from The Freedonia Group, global demand for kaolin is forecast to grow 1.7% per year to 24.8 million metric tons (Mt) in 2013, exceeding the growth achieved between 2003 and 2008.
Recently announced the elimination of a temporary energy surcharge across its lineup of calcined and water-washed kaolin clay products used in industrial (non-paper) applications, effective May 15, 2006.
Researchers are evaluating the kaolin-based product for insect control and protection from sunburn.
The Cabernet Sauvignon grapes on the right were treated with the kaolin clay product Surround .
Thiele Kaolin Company annouinced that Sue Tang has joined the company as Technical Service Engineer for North America.
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