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spongeware

noun sponge·ware \ˈspənj-ˌwer\

Definition of SPONGEWARE

:  a typically 19th century earthenware with background color spattered or dabbed (as with a sponge) and usually a freehand central design

First Known Use of SPONGEWARE

1943

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