Japanese lacquer
noun Date: 1876 lacquer 1b

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Japanese lacquer — lacquer (def. 2). [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • japanese lacquer — noun Usage: usually capitalized J : lacquer 1b * * * lacquer (def. 2). [1895 1900] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Japanese lacquer — noun see lacquer I * * * lacquer (def. 2). [1895 1900] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Japanese lacquer — Jap′anese lac′quer n. fia lacquer 2) • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • Japanese lacquer-tree — lakingasis toksikodendras statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Toxicodendron vernicifluum angl. Japanese lacquer tree; varnish tree vok. Firnis Sumach; Lack Sumach rus. лаковое дерево; сумак лаконосный; токсикодендрон лаконосный lenk.… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • Japanese lacquer tree — noun small Asiatic tree yielding a toxic exudate from which lacquer is obtained • Syn: ↑varnish tree, ↑lacquer tree, ↑Chinese lacquer tree, ↑Japanese varnish tree, ↑Japanese sumac, ↑Toxicodendron vernicifluum, ↑Rhus verniciflua …   Useful english dictionary

  • Japanese lacquerware — is a broad category of fine and decorative arts, as lacquer has been used in paintings, prints, and on a wide variety of objects from Buddha statues to bento boxes for food.A number of terms are used in Japanese to refer to lacquerware. Shikki… …   Wikipedia

  • Lacquer — For items made with lacquer, see Lacquerware. Lacquer box with inlaid mother of pearl peony decor, Ming Dynasty, 16th century In a general sense, lacquer is a somewhat imprecise term for a clear or coloured varnish that dries by solvent… …   Wikipedia

  • Japanese varnish tree — noun 1. small Asiatic tree yielding a toxic exudate from which lacquer is obtained • Syn: ↑varnish tree, ↑lacquer tree, ↑Chinese lacquer tree, ↑Japanese lacquer tree, ↑Japanese sumac, ↑Toxicodendron vernicifluum, ↑Rhus verniciflua …   Useful english dictionary

  • Japanese sumac — noun small Asiatic tree yielding a toxic exudate from which lacquer is obtained • Syn: ↑varnish tree, ↑lacquer tree, ↑Chinese lacquer tree, ↑Japanese lacquer tree, ↑Japanese varnish tree, ↑Toxicodendron vernicifluum, ↑Rhus verniciflua …   Useful english dictionary

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