graniteware


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
click for a larger image
graniteware

gran·ite·ware

 (grăn′ĭt-wâr′)
n.
1. Iron utensils with a mottled enamel resembling granite.
2. Earthenware with a speckled glaze resembling granite.

graniteware

(ˈɡrænɪtˌwɛə)
n
1. (Ceramics) iron vessels coated with enamel of a granite-like appearance
2. (Ceramics) a type of very durable white semivitreous pottery
3. (Ceramics) a type of pottery with a speckled glaze

gran•ite•ware

(ˈgræn ɪtˌwɛər)

n.
1. ironware with a gray, stonelike enamel.
2. pottery with a speckled appearance.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.graniteware - a kind of stone-grey enamelware
enamelware - cooking utensil of enameled iron
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
It has also introduced a 12-quart GraniteWare Pressure Canner/Cooker with a hard-anodized aluminum body with a stainless steel lid with triple redundancy safety features.
But even such classics as GraniteWare have been upgraded.
At Lady Anne's Antiques, owners Arthur and Donna Raymer will tell you how they renovated their old house and turned it into a shop selling Fiesta ware, vintage linens and lace, and "malted," "swirl," and "speckle" graniteware.