from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Characterized by or having the form of a grid or network.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as reticulate, a.
  • In ceramics, perforated: noting a style of decoration in which the outer wall of a vase, cup, or other vessel is honeycombed or pierced in patterns, while the inner wall is solid and forms the vessel proper. It originated with the Chinese potters and was later imitated at some of the European potteries, particularly at Worcester, Berlin, Vienna, and Sèvres.


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