Meaning of CERAMIC in English

CERAMIC

adj. & n.

--adj.

1. made of (esp.) clay and permanently hardened by heat (a ceramic bowl).

2 of or relating to ceramics (the ceramic arts).

--n.

1. a ceramic article or product.

2 a substance, esp. clay, used to make ceramic articles.

Etymology: Gk keramikos f. keramos pottery

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.