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nail polish

noun
1.
a polish of quick-drying lacquer, either clear or colored, used to paint the fingernails or toenails.
Origin of nail polish
1905-1910
First recorded in 1905-10
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  • Asitunan lag diyútay ug mahuswà ang kútiks, Just apply a little acetone on it, and the nail polish will come off.

British Dictionary definitions for nail polish

nail polish

noun
1.
a quick-drying lacquer applied to colour the nails or make them shiny or esp both
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