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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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Crackle Mediums: These mediums are formulated for brushes or rollers and are compatible with latex paints or other water-base coatings.
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.
The late inspiratory crackles are believed to arise from smaller and more peripheral airways that open late in inspiration.
Performance consists of showers of red, green, yellow and blue stars, golden needle, silvery crackle and snow pine.
A freshly poured soft drink foams and crackles as bubbles of carbon dioxide rise to the surface and burst.
The ellipse-shaped item boasts a performance of red, green, blue and yellow stars plus crackles with a titanium additive that produces brighter silver-white sparks.
Leonard's dialogue crackles realistically, as always, but the plot is somewhat strained, and younger readers may not care about the movie references, or even get them.
The darkened gallery featured three video projections: In Rover Transmission Archive, 2002, the red landscape crackles into view in images interspersed among digitally generated washes of color and Gilliam's own shots of American fields and valleys that resemble Mars save for the occasional building or car; Broken Transmission, 2002, flows and flashes with stratified color and morphing pixelated forms, offering glimpses of desert, sky, and giant pylons amid the bright visual noise; the third projection focuses solely on the transmission log.
Her bubble-wrap tutu (by Elizabeth Hope Clancy), which crackles during floor rolls and seems covered with mist, is a real coup de theatre.
I would like the kind that when you bite into the apple it crackles.
Some of the crackles were small, and some of them were large, covering a wide range of energies," Sethna says.
The Fireside," where a warm fire crackles and fireflies blink outside and visitors can access special recipes, send a fireside gathering invite and download a virtual fireplace screensaver;