agateware

noun
ag·​ate·​ware | \ ˈa-gət-ˌwer How to pronounce agateware (audio) \
variants: or less commonly agate ware

Definition of agateware

1 : an enameled iron or steel ware for household utensils
2 : pottery veined and mottled to resemble agate

First Known Use of agateware

1817, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Agateware.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agateware. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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