bone porcelain.

bone porcelain.

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  • bone porcelain — noun : bone china * * * bone porcelain, = bone china. (Cf. ↑bone china) …   Useful english dictionary

  • bone porcelain. — See bone china. [1880 85] …   Useful english dictionary

  • bone china — a fine, naturally white china made with bone ash. Also called bone porcelain. [1900 05] * * * Hard paste porcelain containing bone ash. It was developed by Josiah Spode (1754–1827) in England с 1800. The addition of bone ash to china stone and… …   Universalium

  • bone china — ► NOUN ▪ white porcelain containing the mineral residue of burnt bones …   English terms dictionary

  • Porcelain — Fine China redirects here. For the band, see Fine China (band). This article is about the ceramic material. For other uses, see Porcelain (disambiguation). Chinese moon flask, 1723 35, Qing Dynasty …   Wikipedia

  • porcelain — porcelaneous, porcellaneous /pawr seuh lay nee euhs, pohr /, adj. /pawr seuh lin, pohr ; pawrs lin, pohrs /, n. 1. a strong, vitreous, translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a low temperature, the glaze then fired at a very high… …   Universalium

  • Bone china — url= popup.html title= Bone china work=Ceramics accessdate= 2007 12 06] Victoria and Albert Museum, London] Bone china is a type of porcelain body first developed in Britain in which calcined cattle bone… …   Wikipedia

  • Bone (disambiguation) — A bone is a rigid connective organ that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates.Bone(s) may also refer to:Film and television* Bones (TV series), a crime drama starring Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz * Bone (1972 film), directed by Larry Cohen * …   Wikipedia

  • bone china — noun fine porcelain that contains bone ash • Hypernyms: ↑china * * * noun [noncount] : thin white plates, bowls, cups, etc., made from clay and crushed bones * * * ˌbone ˈchina [bone china] …   Useful english dictionary

  • porcelain — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. china, ceramic. See materials. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. earthenware, ceramic(s), enamel, enamelware; see china . Varieties and makers of porcelain include: Alcora, Amstel, Arita, Berlin, Brandenburg,… …   English dictionary for students

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