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brilliantine


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brilliantine  \Bril"lian*tine\,  n.  [F.  brillantine.  See  lst 
  {Brilliant}.] 
  1.  An  oily  composition  used  to  make  the  hair  glossy. 
 
  2.  A  dress  fabric  having  a  glossy  finish  on  both  sides, 
  resembling  alpaca  but  of  superior  quality. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  brilliantine 
  n  :  a  pomade  to  make  the  hair  manageable  and  lustrous 




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