enamelling enamelling

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

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  • Happy Boxing Day: My Train Set, Devolution, and Evolution

    By Lambert Strether of Corrente But such a form as Grecian goldsmiths make Of hammered gold and gold enamelling When I was 8 or 10 years old, my parents gave me an A.C. Gilbert "American Flyer" S-gauge train set for Christmas. That was a big deal for me then, and I've come to realize (many years later) that it was an even bigger deal than I thought.
    on December 27, 2013     Source: Naked Capitalism

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