schreinerize

transitive verb

schrei·​ner·​ize
ˈshrīnəˌrīz
variants or schreiner
-nə(r)
-ed/-ing/-s
: to calender (cotton fabric) with rollers engraved all over with very fine lines in order to produce a lustrous surface

Word History

Etymology

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

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“Schreinerize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schreinerize. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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