Definition of grooved ware in English:
noun[mass noun] Archaeology
Prehistoric pottery of the mid to late Neolithic in Britain (circa 3300–2100 bc), characterized by a flat base and decorated chiefly with grooves and straight lines.
- Instead I have to stand there, look them in the eye and say a sherd of late Neolithic grooved ware.
- The structure was dated by finds of grooved ware pottery.
- The finds from the site included quantities of grooved ware pottery.