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English definition of “clay”


noun [U]     /kleɪ/
thick , heavy soil that is soft when wet , and hard when dry or baked , used for making bricks and containers Soil clayey     /ˈkleɪ.i/ adjective containing a lot of clay: clayey soil Soil
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