Petuntze meaning

pə-to͝ontsĕ
A variety of feldspar sometimes mixed with kaolin and used in Chinese porcelain.
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Alternative form of petunse.
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Origin of petuntze

  • Mandarin bái dūnzi bái white pekoe dūnzi block of stone (dūn mound, block) (from Middle Chinese tun mound, block) (Mandarin -zi noun-formative suffix gyoza)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition