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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A fine, white, hard earthenware used in making bathtubs, sinks, and dishes.

Usage examples (32)
  • Common clay must go through the heat and fire of the furnace to become porcelain. But once porcelain, it can never become clay again.
  • The term porcelain, which is applied to it on the continent of
  • You see that much of what we call porcelain is not porcelain at all when you judge it by this strict standard.
  • Chinese porcelain is found amid the ruins of Egypt. for more
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