Nankin

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noun Nan·kin \ˈnan-ˈkin, ˈnän-\
variants: or

Nanking

play play \ˈnan-ˈkiŋ, ˈnän-\

Definition of Nankin

  1. :  Chinese porcelain decorated in blue on a white ground

Origin and Etymology of nankin

Nanking (Nanjing), China


First Known Use: 1782

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