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soft-paste

Syllabification: soft-paste
Pronunciation: /ˈsôftˌpāst
 
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Definition of soft-paste in English:

adjective

Denoting artificial porcelain, typically made with white clay and ground glass and fired at a comparatively low temperature.
Example sentences
  • To maintain high standards, the duke issued the third set of ordinances in 1799, emphasizing the production of sculptural objects in pipe clay and soft-paste porcelain.
  • Alcoves at either end of the front hall, for example, contained Sevres soft-paste porcelains at one end.
  • This set may have been an English soft-paste porcelain garniture.

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