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glass
Part of Speech: verb transitive
Results: 12
1. Any substance having a peculiar glassy appearance, and a conchoidal fracture, and usually produced by fusion.
2. Anything made of glass.
3. A looking- glass; a mirror.
5. A drinking vessel; a tumbler; a goblet; hence, the contents of such a vessel; especially; spirituous liquors; as, he took a glass at dinner.
7. To case in glass.
8. To cover or furnish with glass; to glaze.
9. To smooth or polish anything, as leater, by rubbing it with a glass burnisher.
10. An optical glass; a lens; a spyglass; - in the plural, spectacles; as, a pair of glasses; he wears glasses.
11. To reflect, as in a mirror; to mirror; - used reflexively.
Part of Speech: noun
1. A hard, brittle, translucent, and commonly transparent substance, white or colored, having a conchoidal fracture, and made by fusing together sand or silica with lime, potash, soda, or lead oxide. It is used for window panes and mirrors, for articles of table and culinary use, for lenses, and various articles of ornament.
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