Definition of Spalled

1. Verb. (past of spall) ¹



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Definition of Spalled

1. spall [v] - See also: spall

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Spalled

spakonas
spald
spaldeen
spaldeens
spalding sign
spalds
spale
spales
spalike
spall
spallable
spallation
spallation product
spallations
spalle
spalled (current term)
spaller
spallers
spalles
spalling
spallings
spallogenic
spalls
spalpeen
spalpeens
spalt
spalted
spalting
spalting knife
spaltings

Literary usage of Spalled

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1. Transactions of the American Ceramic Society Containing the Papers and by American Ceramic Society (1916)
"Surface very badly spalled and disintegrated, not cracked thru much. 2. ... Only about a dozen small spots where glass has spalled off. No scum on surface. ..."

2. The San Francisco Earthquake and Fire of April 18, 1906: And Their Effects by Grove Karl Gilbert, Joseph Austin Holmes, Richard Lewis Humphrey, John Stephen Sewell, Frank Soulé (1907)
"XL, A) also shows earthquake cracks, and is badly spalled by the fire. The stonework was slightly spalled by the heat. The metal frames between the windows ..."

3. The San Francisco Earthquake and Fire: A Brief History of the Disaster; a by Abraham Lincoln Artman Himmelwright (1906)
"The Market Street front is in good condition, a few of the window openings only being slightly spalled, those on the west side having suffered the most. ..."

4. Safety Engineering (1915)
"In the buildings the interior columns were spalled off at the corners, exposing the reinforcement and in a few cases they failed altogether. ..."

5. Bulletin by Geological Survey (U.S.) (1909)
"At 22 minutes the block in the center of the third row spalled on the lower edge to a ... At 30 minutes the center block in the sixth row spalled, the crack ..."

6. Proceedings by American Society of Civil Engineers (1907)
"Terra cotta brick spalled everywhere. The walls of the Mills and Merchants' Exchange Buildings are to be removed. Moulded terra cotta brick and pressed ..."

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