Glossing
Gloss Gloss, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Glossed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Glossing}.] To give a superficial luster or gloss to; to make smooth and shining; as, to gloss cloth. [1913 Webster]

The glossed and gleamy wave. --J. R. Drake. [1913 Webster]


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