: a usually horizontal disk revolving on a vertical spindle and carrying the clay being shaped by a potter
Illustration of potter's wheel
Examples of potter's wheel in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebEach of the individual parts of her sculptures is formed on the potter's wheel of stoneware clay and then is altered and assembled.
Courant Community, 26 June 2018
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