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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A usually low-fired and typically reddish unglazed ceramic material (as the earthenware of many primitive potters).

Usage examples (34)
  • Part of the reason for doing some of the work with terracotta is that I am guessing that it is less expensive and partly for the privacy.
  • Joel Velasco Lara's family interprets the China Poblana in terracotta.
  • I call the terracotta planter!
  • I came to screeching holt (I drive a red Alfa if anyone was behind me) a sea of red "terracotta" roofs hit me right where it hurts. for more
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