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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Any item, such as dishes or ornaments, made of baked clay.

Usage examples (34)
  • The Native American Museum displayed authentic earthenware used by the Narragansett tribe.
  • Now, except for the summer months, there are tourists almost daily, more than 300 potters and the earthenware is all signed.
  • Owing to lack of specificity in popular parlance earthenware is often referred to popularly as china but never as bone china.
  • I took the pint mug of white earthenware from the shelf behind her. for more
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