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delustering

[dee-luhs-ter-ing] /diˈlʌs tər ɪŋ/
noun
1.
a chemical process for reducing the luster of rayon yarns by adding a finely divided pigment to the spinning solution.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; de- + luster1 + -ing1
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