DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 clin·ker /ˈklɪŋkɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Clink·er n.
 1. A mass composed of several bricks run together by the action of the fire in the kiln.
 2. Scoria or vitrified incombustible matter, formed in a grate or furnace where anthracite coal in used; vitrified or burnt matter ejected from a volcano; slag.
 3. A scale of oxide of iron, formed in forging.
 4. A kind of brick. See Dutch clinker, under Dutch.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a fragment of incombustible matter left after a wood or coal
           or charcoal fire [syn: cinder]
      2: a hard brick used as a paving stone [syn: clinker brick]
      v 1: clear out the cinders and clinker from; "we clinkered the
           fire frequently"
      2: turn to clinker or form clinker under excessive heat in