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cut glass

noun
1.
glass ornamented or shaped by cutting or grinding with abrasive wheels.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45
Related forms
cut-glass, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cut glass

cut glass

noun
1.
  1. glass, esp bowls, vases, etc, decorated by facet-cutting or grinding
  2. (as modifier) a cut-glass vase
2.
(modifier) (of an accent) upper-class; refined
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