Fourcault process

noun

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

after Émile Fourcault, 20th century Belgian inventor

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“Fourcault process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fourcault%20process. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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