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- IPA: /ˈpoʊɹ.sə.lɪn/, /ˈpɔɹ.sə.lɪn/, /ˈpoʊɹs.lɪn/, /ˈpɔɹs.lɪn/
- A hard, white, translucent ceramic that is made by firing kaolin and other materials; china.
- Anything manufactured from this material..
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hard, white, translucent ceramic
anything manufactured from this material
- Krueger, Dennis (December 1982). "Why On Earth Do They Call It Throwing?" Studio Potter Vol. 11, Number 1.