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English definition of “enamel”

enamel

noun uk   /ɪˈnæm.əl/ us  
[C or U] a decorative substance like glass that is melted onto clay, metal, or glass objects and then left to cool and become hard, or an object covered with this substanceCrafts a type of paint that forms a shiny surface when dryPaints, dyes and pigmentsColour - general words the hard, white, shiny substance that forms the covering of a toothThe teethDentistryProblems with bones, joints and teeth

enamel

verb [T] uk   /ɪˈnæm.əl/ (-ll- or US usually -l-) us  
to cover something with enamelCrafts
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