HyperDic: ceramics

English > 1 sense of the word ceramics:
NOUNactceramicsthe art of making and decorating pottery
ceramics > pronunciation
Soundsserae'mihks
Rhymesacoustics ... UNIX: 110 rhymes with ihks...
English > ceramics: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe art of making and decorating pottery.
Category ofceramicAn artifact made of hard brittle / brittle material produced from nonmetallic minerals by firing at high temperatures
glassy, vitreous, vitrified(of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing / fusing a vitreous solution to it
unvitrified(of ceramics) lacking a vitreous finish
Broaderart, artistic creation, artistic productionThe creation of beautiful or significant things
Spanishcerámica
Catalanceràmica, terrissa
Adjectivesceramicof or relating to or made from a ceramic
Nounsceramicist, ceramista craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln

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