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porcelain

noun por·ce·lain \ˈpōr-s(ə-)lən, ˈpr-\

Medical Definition of PORCELAIN

:  a hard, fine-grained, nonporous, and usually translucent and white ceramic ware that consists essentially of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar and that has many uses in dentistry
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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