Definition of overglaze in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈəʊvəgleɪz


[mass noun]
  • Decoration or a second glaze applied to glazed ceramic ware: [as modifier]: overglaze enamel
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    • The designs are put on either with an underglaze, a sort of drawing technique, or overglaze, which is more like montage.
    • Practically invisible or blatantly obvious, these so-called slipups made centuries ago survive today beneath vitrified coats of clear overglaze and provide snapshots of the innovative and ingenious decorative techniques employed.
    • In graffito pottery the design was produced by scratching though the overglaze.

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