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hollowware

noun hol·low·ware \ˈhä-(ˌ)lō-ˌwer\

Definition of hollowware

  1. :  vessels (as bowls, cups, or vases) usually of pottery, glass, or metal that have a significant depth and volume — compare flatware



1682

First Known Use of hollowware

1682

Variants of hollowware

or

holloware

play \ˈhä-(ˌ)lō-ˌwer\

Rhymes with hollowware


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