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lustering

[ luhs-ter-ing ]
/ ˈlʌs tər ɪŋ /
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noun

the treatment of fabrics by chemical or mechanical means in order to increase their property to reflect light.

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Origin of lustering

First recorded in 1870–75; luster1 + -ing1
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