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Definitions of Wedgwood

Wedgwood1 (ˈwɛdʒwʊd Pronunciation for Wedgwood1

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noun

  1. ®
    1. pottery produced, esp during the late 18th and early 19th centuries, at the Wedgwood factories
    2. such pottery having applied classical decoration in white on a blue or other coloured ground

adjective

  1. relating to or characteristic of such pottery   ⇒ Wedgwood blue

Wedgwood2 (ˈwɛdʒwʊd Pronunciation for Wedgwood2

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noun

  1. Josiah. 1730–95, British potter and industrialist, who founded several pottery works near Stoke-on-Trent in Staffordshire

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