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NOUN (1)

1. fine white clay used in making tobacco pipes and pottery and in whitening leather;
[syn: pipeclay, terra alba]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Pipeclay \Pipe"clay`\, v. t. 1. To whiten or clean with pipe clay, as a soldier's accouterments. [1913 Webster] 2. To clear off; as, to pipeclay accounts. [Slang, Eng.] [1913 Webster]