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English definition of “gloss”

gloss

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

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