Slang dictionary, find a slang word, phrase and meanings

Definition of Zaffer

Zaffer n. means: A pigment obtained, usually by roasting cobalt glance with sand or quartz, as a dark earthy powder. It consists of crude cobalt oxide, or of an impure cobalt arseniate. It is used in porcelain painting, and in enameling pottery, to produce a blue color, and is often confounded with smalt, from which, however, it is distinct, as it contains no potash. The name is often loosely applied to mixtures of zaffer proper with silica, or oxides of iron, manganese, etc.

What is the meaning/definition of Zaffer ?

Zaffer n. means: A pigment obtained, usually by roasting cobalt glance with sand or quartz, as a dark earthy powder. It consists of crude cobalt oxide, or of an impure cobalt arseniate. It is used in porcelain painting, and in enameling pottery, to produce a blue color, and is often confounded with smalt, from which, however, it is distinct, as it contains no potash. The name is often loosely applied to mixtures of zaffer proper with silica, or oxides of iron, manganese, etc.

Meaning of Zaffer

Zaffer (n.) means: A pigment obtained, usually by roasting cobalt glance with sand or quartz, as a dark earthy powder. It consists of crude cobalt oxide, or of an impure cobalt arseniate. It is used in porcelain painting, and in enameling pottery, to produce a blue color, and is often confounded with smalt, from which, however, it is distinct, as it contains no potash. The name is often loosely applied to mixtures of zaffer proper with silica, or oxides of iron, manganese, etc.

More meanings / definitions of Zaffer or words, sentences containing Zaffer?

Zaffer (n.): A pigment obtained, usually by roasting cobalt glance with sand or quartz, as a dark earthy powder. It consists of crude cobalt oxide, or of an impure cobalt arseniate. It is used in porcelain painting, and in enameling pottery, to produce a blue color, and is often confounded with smalt, from which, however, it is distinct, as it contains no potash. The name is often loosely applied to mixtures of zaffer proper with silica, or oxides of iron, manganese, etc.

Zaphara (n.): Zaffer.

Like to add another meaning or definition of Zaffer?

best women dresses fashion dresses trendy dresses sexy ladies dresses

Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Zaffer

Meaning of Zaffer

Zaffer means: A pigment obtained, usually by roasting cobalt glance with sand or quartz, as a dark earthy powder. It consists of crude cobalt oxide, or of an impure cobalt arseniate. It is used in porcelain painting, and in enameling pottery, to produce a blue color, and is often confounded with smalt, from which, however, it is distinct, as it contains no potash. The name is often loosely applied to mixtures of zaffer proper with silica, or oxides of iron, manganese, etc.

Meaning of Zaphara

Zaphara means: Zaffer.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Jack

Jack means: A popular colloquial name for a sailor; -- called also Jack tar, and Jack afloat.

Meaning of Malleolus

Malleolus means: " A layer, " a shoot partly buried in the ground, and there cut halfway through.

Meaning of Paraded

Paraded means: of Parade

Meaning of Pillared

Pillared means: Supported or ornamented by pillars; resembling a pillar, or pillars.

Meaning of Precipitant

Precipitant means: Falling or rushing headlong; rushing swiftly, violently, or recklessly; moving precipitately.

best women dresses fashion dresses trendy dresses sexy ladies dresses

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of GOMER

GOMER means: Gomer (Get Out Of My Emergency Room) is British medical slang for an annoying patient.

Meaning of HOP IT AND SCRAM

HOP IT AND SCRAM means: Hop it and scram is London Cockney rhyming slang for ham.

Meaning of SILVER AND GOLD

SILVER AND GOLD means: Silver and gold is London Cockney rhyming slang for old.

Meaning of STOPPED

STOPPED means: Stopped is slang for Phenobarbital.

Meaning of Pittsburgh rare

Pittsburgh rare means: Burnt on the outside, rare on the inside

Tags: Slang Meaning of Zaffer. The slang definition of Zaffer. Did you find the slang meaning/definition of Zaffer? Please, add a definition of Zaffer if you did not find one from a search of Zaffer.

Copyrights © 2016 LingoMash. All Rights Reserved.