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  • n. a soft heavy compact variety of talc having a soapy feel; used to make hearths and tabletops and ornaments


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  • They wanted a line of collectibles that would stand out, so they dev­eloped a soaprock porcelain that could tol­er­ate very hot fluids, especially important for cups, tea bowls, saucers and tea pots.

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