enamel


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Synonyms for enamel

hard white substance covering the crown of a tooth

a colored glassy compound (opaque or partially opaque) that is fused to the surface of metal or glass or pottery for decoration or protection

a paint that dries to a hard glossy finish

Related Words

any smooth glossy coating that resembles ceramic glaze

coat, inlay, or surface with enamel

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Both of these drinking vessels hail from Russia and oer a fairly modern take on a traditional Russian craft: creating items out of silver and then decorating them with coloured enamels.
Sterling silver and pink enamel rose studs: PS40 and sterling silver butterfly studs PS35 |
The basic enamel recipe used was suggested by Kassem et al.
One of the primary dental abnormalities frequently studied is enamel hypoplasia, a deficiency of enamel thickness occurring during tooth crown formation.
They describe laboratory tests that involved bathing human teeth with worn-away enamel and dentin in liquid containing the sticky material and minerals.
Five indentations 100 um apart from each other were made at the centre of the enamel surface.
This is an enamelling technique where the enamel is applied in cells, similar to cloisonn but with no backing in the final product, so light can shine through the transparent or translucent enamel.
99, four treatments) and Crest 3D White Advanced Vivid Enamel Renewal Toothpaste ($4.
This is a book suited for advanced secondary-school students with deep interests in history, and studio interests in the ancient art of creating fired enamel on metal surfaces.
The enamel work of China, Japan, Islam and Europe are examined in terms of local development and the assimilation of foreign influence.
LEADING oral care experts believe the 21st century's biggest threat to teeth is acid erosion - the wear to tooth enamel caused by a modern lifestyle.
A tiny chip of tooth enamel can tell the tale of radiation exposure, Barry Pass of Howard University in Washington, D.
I decided that the two enamel coated steel panels on each side have some promise.
Acid erosion is the wear to tooth enamel caused by the modern lifestyle which threatens the teeth of both men and women of all ages.