The center of town in Delft.
delft definition by Webster's New World
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city in W Netherlands: pop. 92,000
delft definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A style of glazed earthenware, usually blue and white.
- Pottery made in this style.
Origin: After Delft (where it was first made).
A city of southwest Netherlands southeast of The Hague. Chartered in 1246, it is noted for its fine pottery, which has been produced here since the 16th century. Population: 95,400.
Variant of delftware
- glazed earthenware, usually blue and white, which originated in Delft
- any similar ware