schnurkeramik

noun

schnur·​ke·​ra·​mik
¦shnu̇(ə)rkā¦rämik
plural -s
: a Neolithic pottery decorated by imprints of string or cord

Word History

Etymology

German, from schnur string, cord (from Old High German snuor) + keramik ceramics, from French céramique

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“Schnurkeramik.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schnurkeramik. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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