Bizen ware

noun Bi·zen ware \bēˈzen-\

Definition of Bizen ware

  1. :  a Japanese ceramic ware produced since the 14th century that is typically a dark bronzy stoneware often with smears of natural ash glaze

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Origin and Etymology of bizen ware

partial translation of Japanese bizen-yaki, from Bizen, former province in Japan, where it was made + Japanese yaki pottery

First Known Use: 1875

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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