willow-pattern


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Noun1.willow-pattern - chinaware decorated with a blue Chinese design on a white background depicting a willow tree and often a riverwillow-pattern - chinaware decorated with a blue Chinese design on a white background depicting a willow tree and often a river
chinaware, china - dishware made of high quality porcelain
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willow-pattern

[ˈwɪləʊˌpætən] ADJ willow-pattern plateplato m de estilo chino
see also willow B
References in classic literature ?
Lydgate foresaw that science and his profession were the objects he should alone pursue enthusiastically; but he could not imagine himself pursuing them in such a home as Wrench had--the doors all open, the oil-cloth worn, the children in soiled pinafores, and lunch lingering in the form of bones, black-handled knives, and willow-pattern.
The fingers of the daughter in the middle, daintily holding a willow-pattern cup, are exquisitely painted.
The charm of the coffee shop is retained through its natural stone walls, beamed ceilings, blue gingham table cloths and blue willow-pattern crockery.
The Mandarin's Daughter] Being the Simple Story of The Willow-Pattern Plate, A Chinese Tale.