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Minton

/ (ˈmɪntən) /
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noun

  1. fine-quality porcelain ware produced in Stoke-on-Trent since 1793
  2. (as modifier)Minton plate

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
C19: named after Thomas Minton (1765–1836), English potter
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