agate ware

agateware

[ag-it-wair]
noun
1.
steel or iron household ware enameled in an agatelike pattern.
2.
pottery variegated to resemble agate.

Origin:
1855–60; agate + ware1

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agateware (ˈæɡɪtˌwɛə)
 
n
ceramic ware made to resemble agate or marble

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