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shoeshine

[shoo-shahyn] /ˈʃuˌʃaɪn/
noun
1.
an act or instance of cleaning and polishing a pair of shoes.
2.
the surface of a polished shoe or shoes.
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British Dictionary definitions for shoe-shine

shoeshine

/ˈʃuːˌʃaɪn/
noun
1.
the act or an instance of polishing a pair of shoes
2.
the appearance or shiny surface of polished shoes
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Word Origin and History for shoe-shine
adj.

1911, from shoe (n.) + shine (n.). One who shines shoes for money was a shoeblacker (1755).

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