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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Hard, brownish-red clay used for making pottery

Usage examples (32)
  • He began using cream-colored stationery embossed with his name in terra-cotta letters: RAYMOND CARVER.
  • -- Fine display of glazed terra-cotta work by Luca and
  • Painted terra-cotta cones were also embedded in the plaster.
  • How minutely expressive are the terra-cotta images of Spain! for more
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