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staining

noun

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staining

verb
present participle of stain

Synonyms & Antonyms of staining (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to give color or a different color to
  • stained the table to look like cherry

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“Staining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/staining. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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