Can·ton porcelain (kănʹtŏn') n.
Porcelain having a blue or white underglaze, decorated in the enameling workshops of Canton (now Guangzhou) and exported from China during the 18th and early 19th centuries. Also called Chinese export porcelain.
  [After Canton (Guangzhou), China.]

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Universalium. 2010.

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