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bis·cuit

(bis'kit),
A term associated with the firing of porcelain, and applied to the fired article before glazing. May be any stage after the fluxes have flowed enough to provide rigidity to the structure up to the stage where shrinkage is complete. Referred to as low, medium or high biscuit, depending on the completeness of vitrification, also as hard or soft biscuit.

biscuit

Dentistry
A popular term for a fired porcelain crown before glazing.
 
Drug slang
A regional term for a commercial unit of crack cocaine (e.g., 50 rocks).

bis·cuit

(bis'kit)
A term associated with the firing of porcelain, and applied to the fired article before glazing. May be any stage after the fluxes have flowed enough to provide rigidity to the structure up to the stage where shrinkage is complete. Referred to as low, medium or high biscuit, depending on the completeness of vitrification, also as hard or soft biscuit.
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11-22-836 to 11-22-134 and 11-22-134 and sss building to bhavani bisket company and also slab culverts at various places at thilak road, kashibugga ward no.14 (2nd recall)
was bisket, as still pronounced; the current biscuit is a senseless adoption of the mod.
His calendar is a list of marks (7:72); his journal advances serially (7:79 if.); he enumerates topographical and natural resources (7:112 ff.);(12) his prose reads like a list ("so taking my Gun, a Hatchet, and my Dog, and a larger Quantity of Powder and Shot than usual, with two Bisket Cakes, and a great Bunch of Raisins" [7:124]); his adventures link into a Berkeleian "Chain of Wonders" (8:68), "every Part, in its order" (7:8); he tolls casualties (2:25); every few pages he recites some or other inventory.(13) Crusoe, of course, is a historian of the autobiographical variety, and history is about time.
About two-kilometer area of the road near the Bisket Factory Chowk, which has become a hub of vehicle repairing workshops, vegetable and fruit merchants, restaurants, motor showrooms, building material godowns and other business activities, is fully ruled by the encroachers.
Brands: A.1 Steak Sauce, Air Crisps, Anselmi, Apis, Artiach, Aurora, Avare, Aylmer, Barnum's, Beechies, Better Cheddars, Biscos, Bon Gouters, Breath Savers, Bubble Yum, Bugs Bunny, Cameo, Capri, Care*Free, Caritas, Cheese Nips, Chicken in a Bisket, Chipits, Chips Ahoy!
shrinking and about two kilometers area near Bisket Factory chowk which is now hub of vehicle repairing workshops, vegetable and fruit merchants, restaurants, motor showrooms, building material go downs and center of other business activities is fully rule by the encroachers.