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sag·ger (sag·gar)

sagger (saggar)

 
pronunciation:
sae gr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a protective casing of fire clay that surrounds and protects delicate ceramics in the kiln.
definition 2: the clay from which such a casing is made.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: saggered, saggering, saggers
definition: to encase and bake (ceramics) in a sagger.