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Definitions of japan:

part of speech: noun

Work japanned: the varnish or lacquer used in japanning.

part of speech: verb transitive

To cover or varnish with lacquer; make black and glossy.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Japanned.

part of speech: verb transitive

To varnish after the manner of the Japanese or people of Japan: to make black and glossy:- pr. p. japanning; pa. p. japanned.

part of speech: noun

JAPANNER.

part of speech: noun

A varnish for articles made of metal or wood, generally made of linseed- oil, umber, and turpentine.

part of speech: noun

Work varnished with a peculiar kind of shellac called lacquer; a kind of varnish.

part of speech: present participle

Japanning.

part of speech: noun

Work varnished and figured in the manner practised by the natives of Japan.

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