Fourcault process

noun
Four·​cault process | \(ˈ)fu̇|(ə)r¦kō-, (ˈ)fō|\

Definition of Fourcault process 

: a process of drawing molten glass vertically upward in sheet form the Fourcault process produces flat glass for windows— E. R. Riegel

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History and Etymology for Fourcault process

after Émile Fourcault, 20th century Belgian inventor

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