stone china


noun

hard earthenware containing china stone.

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Origin of stone china

First recorded in 1815–25
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Example sentences from the Web for stone china

  • But Jane Granite stood irresolute upon the bare, steep stairs, with the stone-china teacup in her hand.

    A Singular Life|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps