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crackle

1. intentional crazing in the glaze of a piece of porcelain or pottery
2. porcelain or pottery so decorated

Crackle

 

a network of fine cracks on the glazed surface of ceramic goods. Crackle is created for ornamental effect, using the difference in the expansion coefficients of the crock and the glaze during firing.

crackle

In painting, a paint or lacquer designed to develop a network of fine cracks when applied over a softer undercoat.
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By partnering with Xbox, and through the magic of Kinect for Xbox 360, Crackle offers consumers yet another way to enjoy free, ad supported full-length Hollywood movies and TV series.
It makes sense that Arizona fell in love with a firework of that name," Johnson mused about the fountain that emits gold, purple, red, green and blue stars with silver chrysanthemums and has crackle balls on the outside.
Annual Telly Awards recognizes Crackle original series and opens People's Telly Awards for public voting while Webby Awards name Crackle original series, the Crackle mobile app and individual performers Eric Stonestreet and John Lehr as Official Honorees
Crackle was evaluated among nearly 11,000 entries from across all 50 states and numerous countries.
Voting is now open for the People's Telly Awards and select Crackle projects can be viewed and voted on here: " Clean Break," " Held Up," " Backwash," " Issues," and " Jailbait.
Ready-to-Use Materials: These come in different colored basecoats and crackle topcoats.
Crackle Mediums: These mediums are formulated for brushes or rollers and are compatible with latex paints or other water-base coatings.
The small type of crackle medium can be applied over stained, painted or sealed woods.
Our partnership with Crackle marks a significant milestone in our vision to bring you all the film and TV entertainment you want, shared with the people you care about, made easy," said Pete Thompson, General Manager, Xbox LIVE.
All Crackle content, which includes more than 200 films from studios including Columbia Pictures, TriStar Pictures, Screen Gems, Sony Pictures Classics and more, is now available to watch for free with an Xbox LIVE Gold membership.
Crackle is one of the fastest growing entertainment destinations on the Internet offering audiences quality programming in a variety of genres, including comedy, action, sci-fi, horror, music and reality.
The late inspiratory crackles are believed to arise from smaller and more peripheral airways that open late in inspiration.