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1. clay (om masse el. substans) a very fine-grained soil that is plastic when moist but hard when fired

Mindre specifikke termerdirt, soil

Mere specifikke termeradobe, argil, bentonite, china clay, china stone, daub, fireclay, kaolin, kaoline, Kitty Litter, pipeclay, porcelain clay, potter's clay, potter's earth, red clay, terra alba, terra alba

Vedrører disse specifikke termeratomic number 14, Si, silicon

Vedrører disse overordnede termerbrick, clayware, pottery, roofing tile, tile

2. clay (om masse el. substans) water soaked soil; soft wet earth

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mud

Mindre specifikke termerdirt, soil

Mere specifikke termerbleaching clay, bleaching earth, mire, mud pie, slop

3. Clay (om person) United States general who commanded United States forces in Europe from 1945 to 1949 and who oversaw the Berlin airlift (1897-1978)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Lucius Clay, Lucius DuBignon Clay

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerfull general, general

4. Clay (om person) United States politician responsible for the Missouri Compromise between free and slave states (1777-1852)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Henry Clay, the Great Compromiser

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerpol, political leader, politician, politico

5. clay (i anatomi) the dead body of a human being

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe cadaver was intended for dissection.
The end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse.
The murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river.
Honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cadaver, corpse, remains, stiff

Mindre specifikke termerbody, dead body

Mere specifikke termercremains

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