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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glase  \Glase\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Glased};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Glazing}.]  [OE.  glasen,  glazen,  fr  glas.  See  {Glass}.] 
  1.  To  furnish  (a  window,  a  house,  a  sash,  a  ease,  etc.)  with 
  glass. 
 
  Two  cabinets  daintily  paved,  richly  handed,  and 
  glazed  with  crystalline  glass.  --Bacon. 
 
  2.  To  incrust,  cover,  or  overlay  with  a  thin  surface, 
  consisting  of  or  resembling,  glass;  as  to  glaze 
  earthenware;  hence  to  render  smooth,  glasslike,  or 
  glossy;  as  to  glaze  paper,  gunpowder,  and  the  like 
 
  Sorrow's  eye  glazed  with  blinding  tears.  --Shak. 
 
  3.  (Paint.)  To  apply  thinly  a  transparent  or  semitransparent 
  color  to  (another  color),  to  modify  the  effect. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glazing  \Glaz"ing\,  n. 
  1.  The  act  or  art  of  setting  glass;  the  art  of  covering  with 
  a  vitreous  or  glasslike  substance,  or  of  polishing  or 
  rendering  glossy. 
 
  2.  The  glass  set  or  to  be  set  in  a  sash,  frame.  etc 
 
  3.  The  glass,  glasslike,  or  glossy  substance  with  which  any 
  surface  is  incrusted  or  overlaid;  as  the  glazing  of 
  pottery  or  porcelain,  or  of  paper. 
 
  4.  (Paint.)  Transparent,  or  semitransparent,  colors  passed 
  thinly  over  other  colors,  to  modify  the  effect. 




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