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enamel

noun uk   us   /ɪˈnæm.əl/
[C or U] a decorative glass-like substance that is melted onto clay, metal, or glass objects, and then left to cool and become hard, or an object covered with this substance a type of paint that forms a shiny surface when dry the hard, white, shiny substance that forms the covering of a tooth

enamel

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