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lustre

1. The effect of one colour appearing to be situated behind and through another. This can occur when looking in a haploscope when it is called binocular lustre. 2. Appearance of glossiness on a metallic surface.
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In a report, Luster emphasized that her findings in this research is nonetheless unequivocal.
on that day in August 1986, Fleming told police and she and Luster had stopped at a refreshment stand to buy food, the affidavit said.
Mrs Williams said the area was extremely busy and several people had reported seeing Luster with the sword.
(i) Superficial luster" It is obtained by mixing metallic compounds with a suitable organic reducing medium and applying them to the surface of the glazed ware which is then fired in oxidizing environment at a low temperature.
Each component of the site's design was a representation of David Luster as an individual and as professional.
Five physical factors determine the quality of pearls and are important to understand while buying pearls which are luster, surface perfection, colour, shape and size.
Luster and shine were also significantly improved over the 4-week period.
Luster, the founder of EXL III Group Corporation, has been involved in the final stages of developing and funding a 60-million gallon Northern California ethanol facility, which he will complete while assuming his new duties with HBS BioEnergy.
now offers Cyclo luster pigments suited for powder coating applications.
THE Max Factor heir Andrew Luster got a 124-year jail term for using GHB to to sexually assault women.
Property records show that Andrew Luster, the 40-year-old great-grandson of cosmetics legend Max Factor, sold his beach house near Santa Barbara, California for pounds 540 several days after he was caught in Mexico.