cream·​ware | \ ˈkrēm-ˌwer How to pronounce creamware (audio) \

Definition of creamware

: earthenware having a cream-colored glaze

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Recent Examples on the Web Our favorites include these creamware mugs, molded from white Cornish clay and coated in a clear glaze, which were first made in a village outside Leeds in the mid 18th century. Peter Terzian, ELLE Decor, "Tea and Sympathy," 15 June 2010

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First Known Use of creamware

1780, in the meaning defined above

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“Creamware.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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