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stone china

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noun
  1. hard earthenware containing china stone.
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Origin of stone china

First recorded in 1815–25
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  • But Jane Granite stood irresolute upon the bare, steep stairs, with the stone-china teacup in her hand.

    A Singular Life

    Elizabeth Stuart Phelps

  • And now she was staring at him, her face almost as white as the stone-china cups and saucers on the table.

    The Woman-Haters

    Joseph C. Lincoln