Synonyms of vitreous


1. vitreous

usage: of or relating to or constituting the vitreous humor of the eye; "the vitreous chamber"

2. vitreous

usage: relating to or resembling or derived from or containing glass; "vitreous rocks"; "vitreous silica"

3. glassy, vitreous, vitrified, glazed (vs. unglazed), shiny

usage: (of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to it; "glazed pottery"; "glassy porcelain"; "hard vitreous china used for plumbing fixtures"

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Definition and meaning of vitreous (Dictionary)