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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A broken piece of a brittle artifact.

Usage examples (39)
  • (Genesis 41: 45,50; 46: 20) (B.C. Potsherd also in Authorized Version "sherd," a broken piece of earthenware.
  • Diver Nikita Zelenko excavates a large amphora sherd.
  • Platform and postholes on the west side of the sherd wall
  • Next we keep the sherd in its stance and measure its height. for more
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