underglaze

adjective

un·​der·​glaze ˈən-dər-ˌglāz How to pronounce underglaze (audio)
: applied or suitable for applying before the glaze is put on
underglaze decorations
underglaze colors
underglaze noun

Word History

First Known Use

1879, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of underglaze was in 1879

Dictionary Entries Near underglaze

Cite this Entry

“Underglaze.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/underglaze. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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