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schreinerize

[ shrahy-nuh-rahyz ]

verb (used with object)

, schrei·ner·ized, schrei·ner·iz·ing.
  1. to produce a lustrous finish on (a fabric) by subjecting it to pressure exerted by rollers engraved with many fine lines.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of schreinerize1

First recorded in 1905–10; schreiner finish, -ize

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