höchst

adjective, often capitalized \ ˈhə(r)kst , ˈhə̄k- , ˈhek- Ger ˈhœ̅kst or -œ̅ḵ- \

Definition of höchst

:of, relating to, or being an 18th century German clayware including both faience and hard-paste porcelain often modeled after natural objects and usually enamel-decorated

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Origin and Etymology of höchst

Höchst, former city (now part of Frankfurt am Main) in western Germany


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