Finished work
Finished Fin"ished, a. Polished to the highest degree of excellence; complete; perfect; as, a finished poem; a finished education. [1913 Webster]

{Finished work} (Mach.), work that is made smooth or polished, though not necessarily completed. [1913 Webster]


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