enamelled enamelled

Definition(s):

  1. (n) hard white substance covering the crown of a tooth
  2. (n) a colored glassy compound (opaque or partially opaque) that is fused to the surface of metal or glass or pottery for decoration or protection
  3. (n) a paint that dries to a hard glossy finish
  4. (n) any smooth glossy coating that resembles ceramic glaze
  5. (v) coat, inlay, or surface with enamel

Usage(s):

  1. The members' talk was not always as enamelled as their published words.
  2. Sanitary and Lavatory Articles of earthenware and glazed or enamelled Fireclay.

News

  • Ian Parker: Francis Staub’s Governors Island carrousels.

    Like Frédéric Bartholdi, the designer of the Statue of Liberty, Francis Staub, the designer of an enamelled iron cooking pot in the shape of a cow, was born in Colmar, in eastern France. One morning a few weeks ago, Staub was in New York, for discussions . . . (Subscription required.)
    on June 24, 2013     Source: The New Yorker

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