Luting
Luting \Lut"ing\ (l[=u]t"[i^]ng), n. (Chem.) See {Lute}, a cement. [1913 Webster]

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  • luting — [lo͞ot′iŋ] n. LUTE2 …   English World dictionary

  • Luting — Lute Lute, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Luted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Luting}.] To close or seal with lute; as, to lute on the cover of a crucible; to lute a joint. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • luting — Lute Lute, n. [L. lutum mud, clay: cf. OF. lut.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Chem.) A cement of clay or other tenacious infusible substance for sealing joints in apparatus, or the mouths of vessels or tubes, or for coating the bodies of retorts, etc.,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • luting — /looh ting/, n. any of various readily molded substances for sealing joints, cementing objects together, or waterproofing surfaces. [1520 30; LUTE2 + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • luting — n. material used to pack joints or seal poriferous surface to make it impenetrable to gas or liquid luːt n. stringed instrument with a pear shaped body and a long fretted neck; sealing compound; tool for spreading and smoothing concrete v. play… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • luting —    In pottery, the attachment of any smaller molded, modeled, or turned ceramic component to a larger molded, modeled or turned form using slip as a cement. [Perhaps this is primarily a British term. If you can report American usage, please… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • luting — noun see lute2 …   English new terms dictionary

  • luting — lut•ing [[t]ˈlu tɪŋ[/t]] n. bui any of various readily molded substances for sealing, cementing, or waterproofing • Etymology: 1520–30; lute II+ ing I …   From formal English to slang

  • luting — /ˈlutɪŋ/ (say loohting) noun any viscous substance, as clay, concrete or mortar, used in building to fill gaps or joints. {see lute2} …   Australian English dictionary

  • luting —   n. mixture of cement and clay used to seal joints in pipes, etc …   Dictionary of difficult words

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