ceramic

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Noun[change]

Singular
ceramic

Plural
ceramics

(countable & uncountable)

  1. (uncountable) A hard material that is easily broken; it is made by firing a mineral like clay at a high temperature.
    Joan made the dish of ceramic.
  2. (countable) An object made of this material.
    Joe had dozens of ceramics in his apartment.
  3. (usually before the noun) Made of ceramic.
    A ceramic vase stood on the table.