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willowware

wil·low·ware

 (wĭl′ō-wâr′)
n.
Household china decorated with a blue-on-white design depicting a willow tree and often a river.
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willowware

(ˈwɪləʊˌwɛə)
n
1. (Ceramics) any ceramic ware with a pattern depicting a willow tree
2. (Crafts) any article made from the branches or twigs of a willow tree
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Noun1.willowware - chinaware decorated with a blue Chinese design on a white background depicting a willow tree and often a riverwillowware - 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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