stoneware

[ stohn-wair ]
/ ˈstoʊnˌwɛər /

noun

a hard, opaque, vitrified ceramic ware.

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Origin of stoneware

First recorded in 1675–85; stone + ware1
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British Dictionary definitions for stoneware

stoneware
/ (ˈstəʊnˌwɛə) /

noun

a hard opaque pottery, fired at a very high temperature

adjective

made of stoneware
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