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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 enam·el /ɪˈnæməl/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 enam·el /ɪnˈæməl/ 名詞

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·am·el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enameled or Enamelled; p. pr. & vb. n. Enameling or Enamelling.]
 1. To lay enamel upon; to decorate with enamel whether inlaid or painted.
 2. To variegate with colors as if with enamel.
 Oft he [the serpent]bowed
 His turret crest and sleek enameled neck.   --Milton.
 3. To form a glossy surface like enamel upon; as, to enamel card paper; to enamel leather or cloth.
 4. To disguise with cosmetics, as a woman's complexion.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·am·el n.
 1. A variety of glass, used in ornament, to cover a surface, as of metal or pottery, and admitting of after decoration in color, or used itself for inlaying or application in varied colors.
 2. Min. A glassy, opaque bead obtained by the blowpipe.
 3. That which is enameled; also, any smooth, glossy surface, resembling enamel, especially if variegated.
 4. Anat. The intensely hard calcified tissue entering into the composition of teeth. It merely covers the exposed parts of the teeth of man, but in many animals is intermixed in various ways with the dentine and cement.
 5. Any one of various preparations for giving a smooth, glossy surface like that of enamel.
 6.  A cosmetic intended to give the appearance of a smooth and beautiful complexion.
 Enamel painting, painting with enamel colors upon a ground of metal, porcelain, or the like, the colors being afterwards fixed by fire.
 Enamel paper, paper glazed a metallic coating.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·am·el v. i. To practice the art of enameling.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·am·el, a. Relating to the art of enameling; as, enamel painting.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: hard white substance covering the crown of a tooth [syn: tooth
      2: a colored glassy compound (opaque or partially opaque) that
         is fused to the surface of metal or glass or pottery for
         decoration or protection
      3: a paint that dries to a hard glossy finish
      4: any smooth glossy coating that resembles ceramic glaze
      v : coat, inlay, or surface with enamel
      [also: enamelling, enamelled]