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  • adj. Not lacquered.


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un- +‎ lacquered


  • "DO YOU PREFER the brushed nickel finish to the unlacquered brass?"

    Danielle Crittenden: The Reno: "I Value Your Opinion, Dear, But..."

  • Another difference is that, for the most part, Eliseo and Enedina prefer to leave their works of art unpainted and unlacquered, except for the ceremonial masks and nahuales.

    The Family That Carves Together.... Eliseo Castillo, Enedina Castillo Castillo

  • On unlacquered brass, use a commercial brass cleaner according to its instructions.


  • If you have modern furniture with unlacquered brass trim that has tarnished, you must ask yourself whether you wish to let it tarnish or whether you wish to keep it bright.


  • The sub-chief drew back the sliding doors, and all bowed with much reverence, It was a simple shrine of unlacquered wood, with a broad shelf at the back, on which there was a small shrine containing a figure of the historical hero Yoshitsune, in a suit of inlaid brass armour, some metal gohei, a pair of tarnished brass candle-sticks, and a coloured Chinese picture representing a junk.

    Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

  • Nate was finding it disconcerting to imagine those smooth lady hands holding a gun, those long slender fingers tipped with their tidy, unlacquered nails pulling a trigger.

    Magnolia Moon

  • But he laid a hand on himself, and a moment afterwards his voice came forth, clear, musical, and resonant, speaking simple words, direct and unlacquered sentences, passionately earnest withal.

    The Project Gutenberg Complete Works of Gilbert Parker

  • "It's no end of a bore, Winton, and that is the plain, unlacquered fact," he protested.

    A Fool for Love

  • Urban Grace Interiors are actually made of unlacquered brass plumbing parts.

    Apartment Therapy Main

  • It comes in five metal finishes (nickel, chrome, matte nickel, unlacquered brass and antique brass). - News


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