hollow ware

hollowware

[hol-oh-wair]
noun
silver dishes, as serving dishes, having some depth (distinguished from flatware ).
Also, holloware.


Origin:
1675–85; hollow + ware1

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hollowware (ˈhɒləʊˌwɛə)
 
n
Compare flatware hollow articles made of metal, china, etc, such as pots, jugs, and kettles

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