(also pate de verre)
A substance made by firing a paste made of crushed glass bound with water and an organic gum; an object made from this.
pâte de verre/ˌpɑːt də ˈvɛː/ /ˌpat də ˈvɛː/
Early 20th century. From French pâte de verre (not dated in dictionaries of French) from pâte + de + verre glass.
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