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


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glaze v. t. [imp. & p. p. Glazed p. pr. & vb. n. Glazing.]
 1. To furnish (a window, a house, a sash, a case, etc.) with glass.
    Two cabinets daintily paved, richly handed, and glazed with crystalline glass.   --Bacon.
 2. To incrust, cover, or overlay with a thin surface, consisting of, or resembling, glass; as, to glaze earthenware; hence, to render smooth, glasslike, or glossy; as, to glaze paper, gunpowder, and the like.
    Sorrow's eye glazed with blinding tears.   --Shak.
 3. Paint. To apply thinly a transparent or semitransparent color to (another color), to modify the effect.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glaz·ing n.
 1. The act or art of setting glass; the art of covering with a vitreous or glasslike substance, or of polishing or rendering glossy.
 2. The glass set, or to be set, in a sash, frame. etc.
 3. The glass, glasslike, or glossy substance with which any surface is incrusted or overlaid; as, the glazing of pottery or porcelain, or of paper.
 4. Paint. Transparent, or semitransparent, colors passed thinly over other colors, to modify the effect.