1 [red-wair]
an early American earthenware made from red clay.

1790–1800; red1 + ware1 Unabridged


2 [red-wair]
a large brown seaweed, Laminaria digitata, common off northern Atlantic coasts.

1700–10; red1 + dial. ware (Middle English; Old English wār seaweed; see wire) Unabridged
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redware (ˈrɛdˌwɛə)
another name for kelp

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Example sentences
Redware was used primarily at the table, for its porosity rendered it less desirable for prolonged food storage.
Four undecorated redware milk pans comprise the dairy wares.
They did know what the fragments of the redware were used for.
Redware was the predominant historic ceramic type in all site areas.
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