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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: polishing(0.01537 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to polishing.
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English → English (WordNet)
n : the work of making something shine by polishing it; “the
shining of shoes provided a meager living” [syn: shining]
English → English (gcide)
Polish \Pol"ish\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Polished; p. pr. & vb.
n. Polishing.] [F. polir, L. polire. Cf. Polite, -ish]
1. To make smooth and glossy, usually by friction; to
burnish; to overspread with luster; as, to polish glass,
marble, metals, etc.
2. Hence, to refine; to wear off the rudeness, coarseness, or
rusticity of; to make elegant and polite; as, to polish
life or manners. --Milton.
To polish off, to finish completely, as an adversary.
[Slang] --W. H. Russell.
a. & n. from Polish.
Polishing iron, an iron burnisher; esp., a small smoothing
iron used in laundries.
(a) A gray or yellow slate, found in Bohemia and Auvergne,
and used for polishing glass, marble, and metals.
(b) A kind of hone or whetstone; hone slate.
Polishing snake, a tool used in cleaning lithographic
Polishing wheel, a wheel or disk coated with, or composed
of, abrading material, for polishing a surface.