Clayish
Clayish Clay"ish, a. Partaking of the nature of clay, or containing particles of it. [1913 Webster]

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  • clayish — āish, āēsh adjective Etymology: clay (I) + ish : like clay or containing particles of it clayish soil : somewhat clayey (as in color) …   Useful english dictionary

  • clayish — adjective see clay …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • clayish — See clayey. * * * …   Universalium

  • clayish — adjective a) Resembling clay. b) Containing clay. Syn: clayey …   Wiktionary

  • clayish — adj. pertaining to clay, like clay …   English contemporary dictionary

  • clayish — clay·ish …   English syllables

  • pipe-clayish — pipe clay·ish …   English syllables

  • pipe-clayish — ish, ēsh adjective Etymology: pipe clay + ish 1. : manifesting cleanliness or spruceness 2. : formally and stiffly military (as in appearance, manner) …   Useful english dictionary

  • clay — noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English, from Old English clǣg; akin to Old High German klīwa bran, Latin gluten glue, Middle Greek glia Date: before 12th century 1. a. an earthy material that is plastic when moist but hard when… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Pungnap Toseong — Infobox Korean name caption=The remains of Pungnap Toseong, which is widely believed to be the site of Wiryeseong (May 2004). hanja=風納土城 hangul=풍납토성 rr=Pungnap Toseong mr=P ungnap T osŏng Pungnap Toseong is a flat earthen wall built at the edge… …   Wikipedia

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