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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]
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Noun1.graniteware - a kind of stone-grey enamelware
enamelware - cooking utensil of enameled iron
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