Definition of Crown Derby in English:

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Crown Derby

Pronunciation: /kraʊnˈdɑːbi/

noun

[mass noun]
A kind of soft-paste porcelain made at Derby and often marked with a crown above the letter ‘D’: [as modifier]: displays of Crown Derby china
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  • But he still did nothing until a Crown Derby plate, which had been a wedding present to their late Mum and Dad, vibrated off its hook in the front room and smashed into a thousand pieces.
  • In 1981 Royal Crown Derby widened their offering with an enchanting collection of paperweights.
  • Many of the exquisite Crown Derby china patterns are used in the decoration of the highly collectible Crown derby paperweights.

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