Translation of fuller's earth in Spanish:

fuller's earth

tierra de batán, n.

Pronunciation /fʊləzˈəːθ//ˌfʊlərz ˈərθ/

noun

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    tierra de batán feminine
    • The inert material can be talc, whiting or fuller's earth available from your local hardware store while the solvent will vary based on the type of stain.
    • Fuller's earth deposits are widespread, but the fuller's earth near Bath, which gave rise to the term in the late eighteenth century, is no longer exploited.
    • A natural powdered clay is fuller's earth, which can be mixed into a paste with hot water.
    • Deposits of fuller's earth are located in England, Japan and the USA.
    • Best for oily skin types (Clay or fuller's earth mud is available in powder form at any health food store.)
    • If oil or grease is spilled on porch or patio cement, apply an absorbent powder such as fuller's earth, cornmeal, or sawdust to absorb as much oil as possible immediately.