Definition of stoneware in English:
A type of pottery which is impermeable and partly vitrified but opaque: [as modifier]: a stoneware jar
More example sentences
- This was a school that looked to the ceramics of Picasso rather than the functional stoneware pottery of Bernard Leach.
- According to material, methods of production, and finish, pottery can be classified in three categories - earthenware, stoneware, and porcelain.
- Unlike tin-glazed earthenware, white salt-glazed stoneware was ideally suited to slip casting and press molding into intricate shapes, and plaster of Paris greatly facilitated these processes.
Definition of stoneware in:
- US English dictionary
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