potter's clay

noun

Definition of potter's clay

: a plastic clay suitable for making pottery

called also potter's earth

First Known Use of potter's clay

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Potter's clay.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/potter%27s%20clay. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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