earthenware

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noun earth·en·ware \ˈər-thən-ˌwer, -thən-\

Definition of earthenware

  1. :  ceramic ware made of slightly porous opaque clay fired at low heat

Examples of earthenware in a sentence

  1. The dish is made of earthenware.

  2. <a wide array of hand-painted earthenware available at the craft fair>

Circa 1624

First Known Use of earthenware

circa 1624


EARTHENWARE Defined for Kids

earthenware

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noun earth·en·ware \ˈər-thən-ˌwer\

Definition of earthenware for Students

  1. :  things (as dishes) made of baked clay



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