ganosis

noun ga·no·sis \gəˈnōsə̇s\

Definition of ganosis

plural

ganoses

\-ōˌsēz\
  1. :  a process of toning down the glare of marble especially on nude parts as practiced by sculptors in classical antiquity

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Origin and Etymology of ganosis

Greek ganōsis action of polishing, from ganoun to polish, from ganos brightness


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