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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A thin layer of costly material put over a common material.

Usage examples (35)
  • When we sanded our old oak table too much, we found out that it had a veneer top.
  • veneer the furniture to protect it
  • They rarely draw the conclusion that the veneer is the most important thing about civilization.
  • And a veneer is ALL that 'civilistion' is or ever was. for more
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