potichomania

noun po·ti·cho·ma·nia \ ˌpōtəshōˈmānēə \
variants: or less commonly potichimanie \-shēˈmānē\

Definition of potichomania

plural -s
:the art or process of imitating painted porcelain ware

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Origin and Etymology of potichomania

potichomania partial translation of French potichomanie, from potiche + -o- + manie mania, from Late Latin mania; potichimanie alteration (influenced by -i-) of French potichomanie


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