Definition of Chün in English:

Chün

noun

  • [mass noun] A type of thickly glazed, typically bluish or purplish grey stoneware originally made at Chün Chou in Honan province, China, during the Song dynasty.

    • ‘The key ingredient in Chün glaze is copper oxide fired in a reduction kiln.’
    • ‘The best early examples of Chün have fine-grained, light grey bodies with graceful shapes and delicate blue glazes.’

Pronunciation:

Chün

/tʃuːn/