Definition of Chün in English:

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Chün

Pronunciation: /CHo͞on/ /jo͞on/

noun

A type of thickly glazed, typically bluish or purplish gray stoneware originally made at Chün Chou in Honan province, China, during the Song dynasty.
Example sentences
  • The key ingredient in Chün glaze is copper oxide fired in a reduction kiln.
  • The best early examples of Chün have fine-grained, light grey bodies with graceful shapes and delicate blue glazes.

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Syllabification: Chün

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