ruby glass
noun Date: 1797 glass of a deep red color containing selenium, an oxide of copper, or a chloride of gold

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  • ruby glass — 1. glass having a red color resulting from the addition of gold, copper, or selenium to the batch. 2. any glass of a dark red color. [1790 1800] * * * ▪ glass       deep red glass deriving its colour from gold chloride. Originally known in the… …   Universalium

  • ruby glass — rubino stiklas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Koloidiniu auksu raudonai nuspalvintas stiklas. atitikmenys: angl. ruby glass rus. рубиновое стекло …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • ruby glass — rubino stiklas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. ruby glass vok. Rubinglas, n rus. рубиновое стекло, n pranc. verre rubis, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • ruby glass — /ˈrubi glas/ (say roohbee glahs) noun glass coloured red by colloidal suspensions of elemental gold, copper, or selenium …   Australian English dictionary

  • ruby glass — noun : glass of a deep red color produced by the use of selenium or especially formerly by the addition of an oxide of copper or the use of gold chloride …   Useful english dictionary

  • gold ruby glass — noun or gold ruby : ruby glass …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glass production — Glass is common in everyday life, from glass windows to glass containers. The manufacture of glass for everyday purposes may involve complexity and automation. This article deals with the mass production of glass. Glass container productionGlass… …   Wikipedia

  • Glass coloring and color marking — may be obtained by 1) addition of coloring ions,[1][2] by 2) precipitation of nanometer sized colloides (so called striking glasses[1] such as ruby gold [3] or red selenium ruby ),[2] 3) by colored …   Wikipedia

  • Glass — This article is about the material. For other uses, see Glass (disambiguation). Moldavite, a natural glass formed by meteorite impact, from Besednice, Bohemia …   Wikipedia

  • ruby — n., adj., & v. n. (pl. ies) 1 a rare precious stone consisting of corundum with a colour varying from deep crimson or purple to pale rose. 2 a glowing purple tinged red colour. adj. of this colour. v.tr. ( ies, ied) dye or tinge ruby colour.… …   Useful english dictionary

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