japan

Definitions of japan
  1. noun
    lacquer with a durable glossy black finish, originally from the orient
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    type of:
    lacquer
    a hard glossy coating
  2. noun
    lacquerware decorated and varnished in the Japanese manner with a glossy durable black lacquer
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    type of:
    lacquerware
    a decorative work made of wood and covered with lacquer and often inlaid with ivory or precious metals
  3. verb
    coat with a lacquer, as done in Japan
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    type of:
    lacquer
    coat with lacquer
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