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1. sponǧe n.

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(a) A piece of the elastic, absorbent, and porous spongin skeleton of various species of Porifera, a sponge; (b) the sponge as an instrument of the Passion, the sponge soaked with vinegar and gall…

2. verdegrē̆ce n.

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Any of perh. several copper compounds occurring as rust on copper or brass, or obtained by subjecting copper or brass to the action of acetic acid, in most cases prob. a basic acetate of copper…

3. vernish n.

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One or more kinds of resin or gum, or such held in solution and intended for use as a decorative or protective coating on wood or other material, varnish; ?also, varnish used as a vehicle or mordant…