ironstone definition

  • noun:
    • A hard white pottery.
    • A rock containing adequate iron to allow commercial removal; an iron ore.
    • Any ore of metal that is impure through admixture of silica or clay.
    • a tough, earthy ore of metal.
    • Any ore of iron that is impure through the admixture of silica or clay.
  • others:
    • ironstone china.

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