1
[ adjective ] relating to or resembling or derived from or containing glass

Examples

"vitreous rocks" "vitreous silica"

Related terms

glass

2
[ adjective ] of or relating to or constituting the vitreous humor of the eye

Examples

"the vitreous chamber"

Related terms

vitreous_humor

3
[ adjective ] (of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to it

Synonyms

vitrified glassy

Examples

"glazed pottery" "glassy porcelain" "hard vitreous china used for plumbing fixtures"

Related terms

ceramics glazed

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