ironstone china

noun

Definition of ironstone china

: a hard heavy durable white pottery developed in England early in the 19th century

First Known Use of ironstone china

1825, in the meaning defined above

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“Ironstone china.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ironstone%20china. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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