adjective see buff II, 2

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Polishing (metalworking) — Buffing redirects here. For the concept in cosmetics, see Nail buffing. Polishing and buffing are finishing processes for smoothing a workpiece s surface using an abrasive and a work wheel. Technically polishing refers to processes that use an… …   Wikipedia

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