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glassy

Hyaline; vitreous; glasslike, smooth, and shiny.
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But the kitchen-maid wept the whole night long, and said, 'I have freed you in a wood and from an iron stove; I sought you and have crossed a glassy mountain, three sharp swords, and a great lake to find you, and now you will not hear me!' The servants outside heard how she cried the whole night, and in the morning they told their master.
When they came to the great lake they rowed across, and when they reached the three sharp swords they sat on the plough-wheel, and on the glassy mountain they stuck the three needles in.
The huntsmen assembled with their booty and their stories, and all came to look at the wolf, which, with her broad-browed head hanging down and the bitten stick between her jaws, gazed with great glassy eyes at this crowd of dogs and men surrounding her.
The other donkeys by this time were sitting up and examining the strangers with big, glassy eyes.
'Just like this for the rest of our lives!' he murmured, taking in the farm-grounds and all that in them stood with one glassy stare of misery.
If my reasoning powers had not been already sapped dry by my harassments, I would have known better than to try to set an umbrella on end on one of those glassy German floors in the dark; it can't be done in the daytime without four failures to one success.
All the blood sank suddenly out of his face; his hand quaked, and he gazed at the polished surface before him with the glassy stare of a corpse.
It was a couple of tintoreas, terrible creatures, with enormous tails and a dull glassy stare, the phosphorescent matter ejected from holes pierced around the muzzle.
Summary: New Delhi (India), July 11 (ANI): After taking fans on a musical journey with 'Khadke Glassy' the makers of 'Jabariya Jodi' have dropped yet another upbeat track 'Zilla Hilela' from the movie on Thursday.
The main objective of this study is to synthesis polymer blend membranes (PBM) using glassy polysulfone (PSU) and rubbery polyvinyl acetate (PVAc) with the addition of methyl diethanol amine for removal of CO2 from CH4.
Newmarket Anthony Burke Glassy Waters 1.50 Lingfield, nap Lightly raced type who seems ideally suited to the all-weather and can build on his recent Kempton success here.