cinder

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cinder

1. any solid waste from smelting or refining
2. fragments of volcanic lava; scoriae

cinder

[′sin·dər]
(geology)
Fine-grained pyroclastic material ranging in diameter from 0.16 to 1.28 inch (4 to 32 millimeters).
(materials)
Slag from a metal furnace.
(metallurgy)
Scale cast off in forging metal.
References in periodicals archive ?
Carpetweed; infrequent; disturbed areas and cindery area; BSUH 10679, 11409.
Buckhorn or Bracted Plantain; rare, but abundant at one site; cindery area; BSUH 11528.
Canada Bluegrass; common; dry hillsides, roadsides, cindery area and waste places; BSUH 11382, 11384, 11654.
Slender Cottonweed; locally abundant in the cindery area of Unit 1; BSUH 11438.