from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Luster; special brilliancy of surface; -- used esp. in ceramics to denote the peculiar metallic brilliancy seen in lustered pottery such as majolica.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Brilliancy of surface, as in metallic luster or glaze on pottery, especially when having an iridescent or many-colored flash.
- n. A piece of pottery having such a glaze, especially a tile: sometimes used attributively.
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