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Polish translation of “gloss”

gloss

noun     /ɡlɒs/
PAINT [U] paint that creates a shiny surface
emalia
Paints, dyes and pigmentsColour - general words
SHINE [U] shine on a surface
połysk
Emitting and casting light
EXPLANATION [C] a short explanation of a word or phrase in a text
wyjaśnienie, glosa
Defining and explaining
(Definition of gloss noun from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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