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pottery

  

      n   pl   , -teries  
1    articles, vessels, etc., made from earthenware and dried and baked in a kiln  
2    a place where such articles are made  
3    the craft or business of making such articles,   (Related adj)        fictile  
     (C15: from Old French poterie, from potier potter, from pot pot1)  
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Potteries  
      pl n   sometimes functioning as sing   the. a region of W central England, in Staffordshire, in which the china and earthenware industries are concentrated  

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pottery

  
  
ceramics, earthenware, stoneware, terracotta  

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potter, potty, potterer, poetry

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