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Another term for aerogel.→ aerogel
- ‘It contained what appeared to be a sponge-like block of frozen smoke, reflecting light in every which direction.’
- ‘Aerogel, sometimes called ‘frozen smoke,’ is a transparent material as smooth as glass.’
- ‘It is nicknamed frozen smoke, solid smoke or blue smoke due to its transparent nature and the way light scatters in the material.’
- ‘Sometimes referred to as frozen smoke, aerogel is made by mixing silica and a solvent.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.