Imari ware

noun

Ima·​ri ware i-ˈmärē- How to pronounce Imari ware (audio)
variants or Imari
: a Hizen porcelain characteristically decorated in red, green, and blue with a design of bamboo and cherry blossoms or hedges of brushwood growing out of stylized rocks
Imari adjective
an Imari jar
Imari porcelain

Word History

Etymology

from Imari, Japan, where it is made

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“Imari ware.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Imari%20ware. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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