schreinerize

schreinerize

[shrahy-nuh-rahyz]
verb (used with object), schreinerized, schreinerizing.
to produce a lustrous finish on (a fabric) by subjecting it to pressure exerted by rollers engraved with many fine lines.
Also, schreiner [shrahy-ner] . especially British, schreinerise.


Origin:
1905–10; see schreiner finish, -ize

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