veneers


veneers
ve·neer || və'nɪr /-'nɪə n. thin layer of material that is superior to the material which it is covering (usually wood); superficially fine or pleasing appearance v. cover with a thin layer of material that is superior to the material which it is covering (usually wood); give a superficially fine or pleasing appearance

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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