Definition of Polishing. Meaning of Polishing. Synonyms of Polishing
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Definition of Polishing
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. PolishingPolish 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.
Meaning of Polishing from wikipedia
- material. Other polishing processes
M**** finishing Tumble finishing Vibratory finishing Sodablasting French polishing
- metallurgy, polishing
is used to create
a flat, defect-free surface
of a metal's microstructure under
a microscope. Silicon-based polishing
or chemical action French polishing
wood to a high gloss finish
Shoe polish Polish
- French polishing
is a wood finishing technique
in a very high gloss
surface, with a deep colour
and chatoyancy. French polishing
- Tooth polishing
is done to smooth
and restorations. The purpose
is to remove extrinsic
stains, remove dental
- Fire polishing
, also known
as flame polishing
, is a method
a material, usually
gl**** or thermoplastics, by exposing
it to a flame
- free abrasive polishing
. The process
uses an abrasive
and corrosive chemical slurry
(commonly a colloid) in conjunction
with a polishing
pad and retaining...
- Vapor polishing
is a method
of polishing plastics
the surface roughness
clarity. Typically, a component
to a chemical
- he realized
they were dry polishing
them to stop. Upon further
inspection, he had his crew continue polishing
- use of a pre-polishing compound
(1200 grit), a washing cycle
any grit on the stones. The final
step is a polishing stage
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