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quarry tile

noun
1.
a machine-made, unglazed, ceramic floor tile.
Also called promenade tile.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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quarry tile

noun
1.
a square or diamond-shaped unglazed floor tile
Word Origin
C20: from quarry³
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