Worcester

noun Worces·ter \ ˈwu̇-stər \

Definition of Worcester

:low-fired porcelain containing a frit and steatite produced at Worcester, England, from about 1751 called also Worcester china, Worcester porcelain

First Known Use of worcester

1783


Worcester

biographical name Worces·ter \ ˈwu̇-stər \

Definition of Worcester

Joseph Emerson 1784–1865 American lexicographer

Worcester

geographical name Worces·ter \ ˈwu̇s-tər \

Definition of Worcester

1 city in east central Massachusetts west of Boston population 181,045
2 or Worcestershire play \-tər-ˌshir, -tə-ˌshir, -shər\ county of west central England; capital Worcester area 704 square miles (1823 square kilometers), population 566,000
3 city and capital of Worcestershire and formerly capital of Hereford and Worcester population 100,000

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