[ gom-broon ]
/ gɒmˈbrun /
a type of Persian pottery ware.
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Origin of gombroon
First recorded in 1690–1700; after Gombroon a town on the Persian Gulf
Words nearby gombroon
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Example sentences from the Web for gombroon
It is said that there is a banyan tree near Gombroon on the Persian gulf, computed to cover nearly 1,700 yards.Flowers and Flower-Gardens|David Lester Richardson
British Dictionary definitions for gombroon
/ (ɡɒmˈbruːn) /
Persian and Chinese pottery and porcelain wares
Word Origin for gombroon
C17: named after Gombroon, Iran, from which it was originally exported
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