alcarraza

noun
al·​car·​ra·​za | \ ˌal-kə-ˈrä-zə \
plural -s

Definition of alcarraza

: a jug or similar container made of porous earthenware

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First Known Use of alcarraza

1791, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alcarraza

Spanish, from Arabic al-karrāz the jar

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“Alcarraza.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alcarraza. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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