noun Date: 1946 tableware (as of china) used in serving food

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dishware — n. tableware, dishes, eating and serving dishes …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Sugar bowl (dishware) — A sugar bowl is a small bowl designed for holding sugar or sugar cubes, to be served with tea or coffee in the Western tradition, that is an integral part of a tea set. Notable sugar bowls * Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden presented a pair of silver… …   Wikipedia

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