Definition of Pinxton in English:

Pinxton

noun

  • 1Attributive Designating or relating to a soft-paste porcelain containing bone ash, produced at Pinxton from 1796 to 1813.

  • 2Porcelain ware produced at Pinxton.

Origin

Early 19th century. From Pinxton, the name of a town in Derbyshire where this porcelain was produced.

Pronunciation

Pinxton

/pɪŋkst(ə)n/