varnisher
noun see varnish II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Varnisher — Var nish*er, n. 1. One who varnishes; one whose occupation is to varnish. [1913 Webster] 2. One who disguises or palliates; one who gives a fair external appearance. Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • varnisher — See varnish. * * * …   Universalium

  • varnisher — noun Agent noun of varnish; one who varnishes …   Wiktionary

  • varnisher — n. one who lacquers, one who varnishes, one who coats with shellac …   English contemporary dictionary

  • varnisher — var·nish·er …   English syllables

  • varnisher — noun someone who applies a finishing coat of varnish • Derivationally related forms: ↑varnish • Hypernyms: ↑finisher …   Useful english dictionary

  • varnish — varnisher, n. varnishy, adj. /vahr nish/, n. 1. a preparation consisting of resinous matter, as copal or lac, dissolved in an oil (oil varnish) or in alcohol (spirit varnish) or other volatile liquid. When applied to the surface of wood, metal,… …   Universalium

  • Dietmar Ahle — (born 6 January 1959 in Paderborn) is a German entrepreneur Contents 1 Life 2 Awards 3 Bibliography 4 External links …   Wikipedia

  • varnish — I. noun Etymology: Middle English vernisch, from Anglo French vernis, from Old Italian or Medieval Latin; Old Italian vernice, from Medieval Latin veronic , veronix sandarac Date: 14th century 1. a. a liquid preparation that when applied to a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Shellac — is the commercial resin marketed in the form of amber flakes, made from lac [ [http://www.britannica.com/eb/article 9067262/shellac Britannica Online Encyclopedia: Shellac] ] , the secretion of the family of lac producing insects, though most… …   Wikipedia

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