Meaning of ENAMEL in English

ENAMEL

transcription, транскрипция: [ ɪnæm(ə)l ]

( enamels)

1.

Enamel is a substance like glass which can be heated and put onto metal, glass, or pottery in order to decorate or protect it.

...a white enamel saucepan on the oil stove.

...enamel baths.

N-MASS : oft N n

2.

Enamel is a hard, shiny paint that is used especially for painting metal and wood.

...enamel polymer paints...

N-MASS : oft N n

3.

Enamel is the hard white substance that forms the outer part of a tooth.

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