glass´like´


glass´like´

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  • glass-like — adjective resembling glass • Similar to: ↑glazed, ↑shiny …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glass-to-metal seal — Glass to metal seals are a very important element of the construction of vacuum tubes, electric discharge tubes, incandescent light bulbs, glass encapsulated semiconductor diodes, reed switches, pressure tight glass windows in metal cases, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Glass-reinforced plastic — (GRP), is a composite material or fiber reinforced plastic made of a plastic reinforced by fine fibers made of glass. Like graphite reinforced plastic, the composite material is commonly referred to by the name of its reinforcing fibers… …   Wikipedia

  • Glass beadmaking — The technology for glass beadmaking is among the oldest human arts, dating back 30,000 years (Dubin, 1987). Glass beads have been dated back to at least Roman times. Perhaps the earliest glass like beads were Egyptian faience beads, a form of… …   Wikipedia

  • Glass recycling — Public glass waste collection point in a neighborhood area for separating colorless, green and amber glass …   Wikipedia

  • Glass rimmer — A glass rimmer is a bar accessory used to apply salt or sugar to the rim of a glass. It usually consists of one or more shallow plastic discs that the glass is turned upside down into. The discs can be filled with either the rimming salt or sugar …   Wikipedia

  • glass — noun 1》 a hard, brittle substance, typically transparent or translucent, made by fusing sand with soda and lime.     ↘ornaments and other articles made from glass.     ↘greenhouses or cold frames considered collectively. 2》 a drinking container… …   English new terms dictionary

  • glass over — verb become glassy or take on a glass like appearance Her eyes glaze over when she is bored • Syn: ↑glaze, ↑glass, ↑glaze over • Hypernyms: ↑change • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glass lizard — Eastern glass lizard (Ophisaurus ventralis) Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Glass — (gl[.a]s), n. [OE. glas, gles, AS. gl[ae]s; akin to D., G., Dan., & Sw. glas, Icel. glas, gler, Dan. glar; cf. AS. gl[ae]r amber, L. glaesum. Cf. {Glare}, n., {Glaze}, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. A hard, brittle, translucent, and commonly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English