Meaning of CERAMIC in English


I. adjective Etymology: Greek keramikos, from keramos potter's clay, pottery Date: 1850 of or relating to the manufacture of any product (as earthenware, porcelain, or brick) made essentially from a nonmetallic mineral (as clay) by firing at a high temperature, II. noun Date: 1859 the art or process of making ~ articles, a product of ~ manufacture

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