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vitreous meaning and definition

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VITREOUS adjective

Definition of vitreous (adjective)

  1. of or relating to or constituting the vitreous humor of the eye
    • "the vitreous chamber"
  2. relating to or resembling or derived from or containing glass
    • "vitreous rocks"; "vitreous silica"
  3. (of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to it
    • "glazed pottery"; "glassy porcelain"; "hard vitreous china used for plumbing fixtures"
    • synonyms: glassy, vitrified
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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