plural -s
: polish entry 1 sense 1
the beauty, politure, and hardness of shellsEmanuel Mendez da Costa
men who wanted the politure and fineness of this ageJohn Johnson

Word History


Italian pulitura, from Latin politura, from politus polished (past participle of polire to polish) + -ura -ure

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“Politure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/politure. Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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