glacé

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adjective gla·cé \ gla-ˈsā \

Definition of glacé

1 :made or finished so as to have a smooth glossy surface
  • glacé silk
2 or less commonly glacéed play \gla-ˈsād\ :coated with a glaze :candied
  • glacé cherries

Origin and Etymology of glacé

French, from past participle of glacer to freeze, ice, glaze, from Latin glaciare, from glacies


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