holloware
holloware holloware, hollowware hollowware . serving dishes of silver having some depth in the bowl; contrasted with {flatware}. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Holloware — (or hollowwarecite web| url=http://www.britannica.com/eb/article 9040807/hollowware title=Hollowware article|work=Encyclopedia Britannica|accessdate=2008 04 23] ) is a term that refers to table service items such as sugar bowls, creamers, coffee… …   Wikipedia

  • holloware — [häl′ō wer΄] n. serving dishes and table accessories, esp. of silver, that are relatively hollow or concave: cf. FLATWARE: also hollow ware * * * …   Universalium

  • holloware — [häl′ō wer΄] n. serving dishes and table accessories, esp. of silver, that are relatively hollow or concave: cf. FLATWARE: also hollow ware …   English World dictionary

  • holloware — noun silverware serving dishes • Syn: ↑hollowware • Hypernyms: ↑silverware * * * ˈ ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: by alteration : hollow ware * * * hollˈow ware …   Useful english dictionary

  • holloware — noun see hollowware …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hollowware — holloware holloware, hollowware hollowware . serving dishes of silver having some depth in the bowl; contrasted with {flatware}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • hollowware — or holloware noun Date: 1682 vessels (as bowls, cups, or vases) usually of pottery, glass, or metal that have a significant depth and volume compare flatware …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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