Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

soft–paste porcelain

noun

Definition of soft–paste porcelain

  1. :  a translucent ceramic ware fired at a low temperature that was produced in Europe during the 16th through 18th centuries in imitation of hard-paste porcelain; also :  an article of soft-paste porcelain



1854

First Known Use of soft–paste porcelain

1854


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up soft–paste porcelain? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

in the capacity or character of

Get Word of the Day daily email!