noun see lacquer II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lacquerer — Lac quer*er, n. One who lacquers, especially one who makes a business of lacquering. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lacquerer — See lacquer. * * * …   Universalium

  • lacquerer — n. varnisher, one who coats with lacquer; flatterer, one who camouflages (with pleasant words, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lacquerer — lac·quer·er …   English syllables

  • lacquerer — kərə(r) noun ( s) : one that lacquers …   Useful english dictionary

  • lacquer — lacquerer, n. /lak euhr/, n. 1. a protective coating consisting of a resin, cellulose ester, or both, dissolved in a volatile solvent, sometimes with pigment added. 2. any of various resinous varnishes, esp. a resinous varnish obtained from a… …   Universalium

  • Shibata Zeshin — (柴田是真)(1807 1891) was a famous and revolutionary Japanese painter and lacquerer of the late Edo period and early Meiji era. In Japan, he is ironically known as both too modern, a panderer to the Westernization movement, and also an overly… …   Wikipedia

  • lacquerwork — Any of a variety of decorative objects or surfaces, usually of wood, to which a coloured, highly polished, and opaque type of varnish called lacquer has been applied. True lacquerwork is Chinese or Japanese in origin. The technique was copied in… …   Universalium

  • lacquer — I. noun Etymology: Portuguese lacré sealing wax, from laca lac, from Arabic lakk, from Persian lak more at lac Date: 1592 1. a. a spirit varnish (as shellac) b. any of various durable natural varnishes; especially a varnish obtained from an Asian …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • List of West European Jews — Apart from France, established Jewish populations exist in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Italy and Switzerland. With the original medieval populations wiped out by the Black Death and the pogroms that followed it, the current Dutch and… …   Wikipedia

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