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/ (ˈkriːmˌwɛə) /


a type of earthenware with a deep cream body developed about 1720 and widely producedSee also Queensware

Nearby words

creamcups, creamer, creamery, creamlaid, creampuff, creamware, creamwove, creamy, creance, crease, crease-resistant
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Examples from the Web for creamware

  • Two sherds of creamware plates with wavy edges in the “Catherine” shape reflect the last years of official use of the courthouse.

    The Cultural History of Marlborough, Virginia|C. Malcolm Watkins