Definition of Burnish. Meaning of Burnish. Synonyms of Burnish
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Definition of Burnish
Burnish Bur"nish, v. i.
To shine forth; to brighten; to become smooth and glossy, as
from swelling or filling out; hence, to grow large.
A slender poet must have time to grow, And spread and
burnish as his brothers do. --Dryden.
My thoughts began to burnish, sprout, and swell.
Burnish Bur"nish, n.
The effect of burnishing; gloss; brightness; luster.
BurnishBurnish Bur"nish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Burnished; p. pr. &
vb. n. Burnishing.] [OE. burnischen, burnissen, burnen, OF.
burnir, brunir, to make brown, polish, F. brunir, fr. F. brun
brown, fr. OHG. br?n; cf. MHG. briunen to make brown, polish.
See Brown, a.]
To cause to shine; to make smooth and bright; to polish;
specifically, to polish by rubbing with something hard and
smooth; as, to burnish brass or paper.
The frame of burnished steel, that east a glare From
far, and seemed to thaw the freezing air. --Dryden.
Now the village windows blaze, Burnished by the setting
Burnishing machine, a machine for smoothing and polishing
by compression, as in making paper collars.
Meaning of Burnish from wikipedia
is the plastic deformation
of a surface
due to sliding contact
object. Visually, burnishing smears
of a rough
- Roller burnishing
is a method
of cold working metal surfaces
to induce compressive residual stresses
and enhance surface roughness
qualities. The tooling...
- Dark Faced Burnished
Ware or DFBW is the earliest
form of pottery developed
in the western
world. It was produced after
the earliest examples
- floor burnisher
is a type of high-speed rotary floor machine
that has a horizontally rotating
head which attaches
to a large, round burnishing
Copper' is a hybrid cultivar
of the genus Neoregelia
in the Bromeliad
family. BSI BCR Entry
- The burnished
(Tangara cayana), also known
as the rufous-crowned tanager, is a common South American species
of bird in the family
is a form of pottery treatment
of the pot is polished, using
a hard smooth surface
such as a wooden
or bone spatula, smooth...
ware is a type of Romano-British ceramic. The cl****ification includes
two entirely different pottery types which share
chrysitis, the burnished
br****, is a species
of moth of the family
Noctuidae. It is found
in Europe, the Caucasus, Russia, Russian
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