tournette

noun
tour·​nette | \ (ˈ)tu̇r¦net \
plural -s

Definition of tournette

: a horizontal revolving tablet similar to a potter's wheel on which a piece of pottery is placed for painting

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History and Etymology for tournette

French, from Middle French, from tourner to turn + -ette

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“Tournette.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tournette. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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