Frit meaning

frĭt
The fused or partially fused materials used in making glass.
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A vitreous substance used in making porcelain, glazes, or enamels.
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To make into frit.
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The partly fused mixture of sand and fluxes, of which glass is made.
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A partly fused vitreous substance, ground and used as a basis for glazes and enamels.
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To prepare (materials for glass) by heating; make into frit.
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A fused mixture of materials used to make glass.
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To add frit to a glass or ceramic mixture.
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To prepare by heat (the materials for making glass); to fuse partially.

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(UK, dialect, Lincolnshire) Frightened.
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Origin of frit

  • Italian fritta from feminine past participle of friggere to fry from Latin frīgere to roast, fry
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • French fritte, from frit (“fried”).
    From Wiktionary