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Potteries

[pot-uh-reez] /ˈpɒt ə riz/
noun
1.
the, a district in central England famous for the manufacture of pottery and china. The towns comprising this district were combined in 1910 to form Stoke-on-Trent.
Also called Five Towns.
Compare Stoke-on-Trent.
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Potteries

/ˈpɒtərɪz/
plural noun
1.
(sometimes functioning as sing) the Potteries, a region of W central England, in Staffordshire, in which the china and earthenware industries are concentrated
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