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adjective as in earthen

adjective as in plastic

adjective as in pliant

adjective as in waxy

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Example Sentences

Other productions of the Company are the egg-shell specimens of fictile ware, which demand the most artistic skill of the potter.

When the remains were burned, a fictile vessel was used to contain the ashes.

Examples of this kind of weaving may be obtained from the fictile remains of nearly all the Atlantic States.

A fourth form of fabric, illustrated in Fig. 98, is of very rare occurrence on our fictile remains.

Impressions upon pottery represent a class of work utilized in the fictile arts.


On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fictile, such as: dirt, made of earth, mud, rock, and stone.

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