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stainless

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1stainless

adjective stain·less \ˈstān-ləs\

Definition of STAINLESS

1
:  free from stain or stigma <the stainless purity of his boyish life — Oscar Wilde>
2
a :  highly resistant to stain or corrosion
b :  made from materials resistant to stain <stainless silverware>
stain·less·ly adverb

Examples of STAINLESS

  1. <nothing less than a perfectly stainless sheet of parchment would do for a diploma>

First Known Use of STAINLESS

circa 1586

Rhymes with STAINLESS

2stainless

noun

Definition of STAINLESS

:  tableware made of stainless steel

First Known Use of STAINLESS

1953

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