Clav"el*la`ted (?), a. [Cf. LL. cineres clavelatti ashes of burnt lees or dregs of wine, F. clavel an inferior sort of soda, E. clavate.] Old Chem.

Said of potash, probably in reference to its having been obtained from billets of wood by burning.

[Obs.]

 

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