terracotta Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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terracottanoun [U]

uk   /ˌter.əˈkɒt.ə/  us   /-ˈkɑː.t̬ə/
hard, ​baked reddish-brown ​clay: Our ​kitchentiles are made from terracotta. The ​courtyard was ​full of ​exoticplants in terracotta ​pots. a reddish-brown ​colour: I've ​painted my ​bedroom terracotta.
adjective uk   us  
having a reddish-brown ​colour
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