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porcelain

noun [U]  us     /ˈpɔr·sə·lɪn, ˈpoʊr-/  /ˈpɔrs·lɪn, ˈpɔrs-/
a hard but delicate, shiny, white substance made by heating a special type of clay to a high temperature, used esp. to make cups, plates, and small, decorative objects: a porcelain figurine
Translations of “porcelain”
in Vietnamese đồ sứ…
in Spanish (nombre) porcelana, (adjetivo)de porcelana…
in Thai เครื่องเคลือบ…
in Malaysian porselin…
in French (en) porcelaine…
in German das Porzellan, Porzellan-……
in Chinese (Traditional) 瓷, 瓷器…
in Indonesian porselen…
in Russian фарфор…
in Turkish porselen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瓷, 瓷器…
in Polish porcelana…
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