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Noun: china clay  chI-nu kley
  1. A fine usually white clay formed by the weathering of aluminous minerals (as feldspar); used in ceramics and as an absorbent and as a filler (e.g., in paper)
    - china stone, kaolin, kaoline, porcelain clay, terra alba

Derived forms: china clays

Type of: clay

Part of: Kaopectate

Encyclopedia: China clay