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  • n. Plural form of veneer.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of veneer.


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  • The frame of the Relax Lounge Chair is made of straight grain veneers glued together.

    Zoe – Low Lounge Chair

  • Designed by Tobias Berneth and manufactured by Karl Andersson & Söner, the tabletop is just 6 mm thick, and is made in veneers of oak, birch, walnut and white laminate, as well as in black-stained oak.

    Thinner Table wins at Swedish Design Awards

  • "This is my workshop," the fifty-eight-year-old artisan had said with a laugh, referring to the bench of thick timber etched with grooves and scratches and thin veneers of clay, a visual record of past creations.

    Jose Maria Alejos Madrigal: Generations of ceramic creativity in San Jose de Gracia, Michoacan

  • All these right-wing pundits have such thin veneers.

    Think Progress » Downed Powerline

  • Curiously, the carbon fiber interior bits are actually inlaid on top of wood veneers, which is another way of saying you can't really take the Brit out of the Bentley.


  • Porcelain Veneers (which are sometimes known as simply "veneers" or "porcelain laminates") are razor-thin slices of porcelain that are bonded to the front and sides of your teeth.

    Mouth Health: The Non-Surgical Face-Lift

  • Many dentists are now recommending services such as veneers: thin, porcelain covers placed over the fronts of teeth, which can cost between $1,000 and $3,000 per tooth.

    The Price Of A Perfect Smile

  • Tacks are useful only in fastening to wood thin material, such as veneers, textiles, leather, matting, tin, etc.

    Handwork in Wood

  • The only area where elective augmentation is obvious in everyday life is in cosmetic surgery such as veneers and drugs that enhance human capability and endurance like Viagra.

    Signs of the Times

  • We have several cosmetic options such as veneers, Invisalign, and six-month braces if an adult is looking to improve the appearance of their smile.

    Vail Daily - Top Stories


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