Translation of pottery in Spanish:

pottery

Pronunciation: /ˈpɑːtəri; ˈpɒtəri/

n (pl -ries)

  • 1.1 u (vessels) cerámica (f)
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    • The Japanese use the word yaki for porcelain, pottery and earthenware alike.
    • The burglars escaped with a hoard of limited edition bone china, porcelain and pottery collectables leaving behind only muddy footprints.
    • The dishes may be round or rectangular and are made of pottery, porcelain, or decorated lacquer.
    1.2 c (workshop) alfarería (f), taller (m) de cerámica
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    • Her Chateau de Bellevue was on the edge of the Meudon Forest, with a long view of the Seine Valley down to Paris, and with the Sevres potteries tucked under the escarpment.
    • The production of commercial tableware began in the late 1800s, and by 1920 potteries had perfected a vitrified china which would not chip or stain in heavy use.
    • No reference to any uphill traffic has been found, though return loads may have been consumables for the brickfields, potteries and coal mines.
    1.3 u (craft) alfarería (f), cerámica (f)
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    • One of the ways the organisation works to keep children off the street is by getting them involved in arts and crafts, like pottery and printing.
    • The chief Bemba crafts are pottery and baskets.
    • Activities will include arts and crafts, pottery, cooking, music and movement, drama, dancing, outdoor games and lots more fun activities.

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