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Gloss

An annotation, explanation, or commentary on a particular passage in a book or document, which is ordinarily placed on the same page or in the margin to elucidate or amplify the passage.

See: color, comment, distortion, note

GLOSS. Interpretation, comment, explanation, or remark, intended to illustrate the text of an author.

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The problem has been blamed on a new type of "greener " gloss paint introduced last year under EU legislation that forced manufacturers to slash solvent levels.
They focused on the themes - I, Me, Mine, Sanctuary and Discord - and used mediums, including paint, acrylic, oil, gloss paint, collage, clay, plaster, charcoal and conte.
The model features the Mustang package, Ford's SYNC, a Shaker 500 audio system, a gloss paint centre stack and console, aluminium trim and a six-way power adjustable driver's seat.
Sgt Mark Evans said: 'What we particularly need is a supply of white gloss paint, gardening and agricultural tools, toiletries and even washing machines.
If you are waiting for a coat of gloss paint to dry, wrap the business end in cling film and it will stop the brush from drying.
The Victorians used to deal with the problem with heavily-textured and patterned anaglypta papers - often used below a dado rail - and painted in durable gloss paint though it was used on many traditional rooms and ceilings for decorative effect.
Convert's most impressive creation in this vein, Sans titre (vues d'interieur, villa Itxasgoity) [Untitled (interior, villa Itxasgoity), 1996], consists of a series of four wall drawings executed with a black marker on a background of bright-red gloss paint which covers the four walls of a vast square room.
A spokesman said they attended within 15 minutes of the call and the bird had a heavily damaged wing from the ordeal, and was smothered in gloss paint.
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I live in a 1900s house and the previous owner put gloss paint over the original wallpaper in the hallway.
Gannets are easy to spot because they catch the sunlight and seem to be painted with brilliant white gloss paint, while gulls are all matt finish.
The bike-fanatic returned to his Tynemouth home with his father Eddy, 71, on Saturday evening to find that two tins of blue and white gloss paint had been thrown across the front of his house and car.