smalt
noun Etymology: Middle French, from Old Italian smalto, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German smelzan to melt — more at smelt Date: 1558 a deep blue pigment consisting of a powdered glass that contains oxide of cobalt

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  • smalt — smalt …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • smalt — [ smalt ] n. m. • 1570; semalte 1536; it. smalto « émail » ♦ Techn. Bleu de smalt ou smalt : colorant bleu, verre pulvérisé (bleu d azur). ● smalt nom masculin (italien smalto, du francique smalt, émail) Silicate de potassium et de cobalt, se… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • smalţ — SMALŢ, smalţuri, s.n. 1. Masă sticloasă formată din diverşi oxizi anorganici, cu care se acoperă suprafaţa obiectelor de ceramică sau de metal pentru a le face impermeabile, a le feri de oxidare sau a le înfrumuseţa; email. ♦ Material sticlos sau …   Dicționar Român

  • smalt — s.n. v. smalţ. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  smalt s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  SMALT s.n. Sticlă colorată în albastru de oxidul de cobalt. ♦ Nume dat culorilor folosite în heraldică.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Smalt — is powdered glass, colored deep blue (powder blue) using cobalt, used for dyeing and laundering.External links* [http://webexhibits.org/pigments/indiv/overview/smalt.html Smalt] …   Wikipedia

  • smalt — smalt; smalt·ite; smalt·ine; …   English syllables

  • Smalt — Smalt, n. [It. smalto, LL. smaltum; of Teutonic origin; cf. OHG. smalz grease, butter, G. schmalz grease, OHG. smelzan to melt, G. schmelzen. See {Smelt}, v. t., and cf. {Amel}, {Enamel}.] A deep blue pigment or coloring material used in various… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • smalt — (smalt ) s. m. Le smalt est du verre coloré en bleu par de l oxyde de cobalt et pulvérisé, A. BRONGNIART, Traité de min. t. II, p. 371. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Voy. émail …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • smalt — [smôlt] n. [Fr < It smalto < Frank * smalt < WGmc base of OHG smelzan, to melt: see SMELT2] 1. deep blue glass prepared from silica, potash, and oxide of cobalt: used, in pulverized form, as a pigment 2. pigment made in this way 3. its… …   English World dictionary

  • Smalt — Bleu smalt   Composantes RVB (r, v, b) (0, 60, 153) Triplet hexa. 003399 CMJN (c, m …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Smalt — Emailliertes Straßennamensschild Das Email oder die Emaille (aus dem altfränkischen: Smalt (auch Schmalt) = Schmelz und daraus französisch émail) bezeichnet eine Masse anorganischer Zusammensetzung, meist aus Silikaten und Oxiden bestehend, die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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