transitive verb

variants or schreiner
: to calender (cotton fabric) with rollers engraved all over with very fine lines in order to produce a lustrous surface

Word History


schreinerize probably from the name Schreiner + English -ize; schreiner probably from the name Schreiner

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“Schreinerize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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