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Definition: Berlin shop
, n. [The capital of Prussia]
1. A four-wheeled carriage, having a sheltered seat behind
the body and separate from it, invented in the 17th
century, at Berlin.
2. Fine worsted for fancy-work; zephyr worsted; -- called
also Berlin wool
, a black varnish, drying with almost a dead
surface; -- used for coating the better kinds of ironware.
, Prussian blue. --Ure.
, a complex cyanide of iron, used as a green
dye, and similar to Prussian blue.
, a very fusible variety of cast iron, from
which figures and other delicate articles are
manufactured. These are often stained or lacquered in
imitation of bronze.
, a shop for the sale of worsted embroidery and
the materials for such work.
, worsted embroidery.