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English definition of “bone china”

bone china

noun [U]    
a delicate and expensive type of china made using animal bone powderCeramics and pottery
(Definition of bone china noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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