bond clay

bond clay

[′bänd ‚klā]
(materials)
A type of clay with high plasticity and high dry strength used to bond nonplastic materials; may be refractory.
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learn the proper use of slip to carefully bond clay parts together.
Consequently, the interlayer cations that can help bond clay layers together are not held as tightly as with illite and vermiculite.