Sagger meaning

săgər
A protective casing of fire clay in which delicate ceramic articles are fired.
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Clay used to make ceramic casings.
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A thin, protective box of fire clay for baking finer or more delicate ceramics in the kiln.
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The clay of which it is made.
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A box or casing of clay used to protect delicate ceramics during firing; a saggar.
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(slang) Term for a young male who wears trousers very low on his hips, exposing underwear and/or his buttocks or lower abdominals.
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Origin of sagger

  • Perhaps alteration of safeguard

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