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- v. Present participle of tinsel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ceramics, a process by which the surface of a piece of pottery is made to appear metallic in parts by washing with a species of metallic luster.
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They stood along the edge of the world like a fortress of stone, snow and glacial ice glittering like treasure, the melting ice pack tinseling the walls of rock with waterfalls that looked from here like threads of silver.