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des'ert var'nish




the dark, lustrous coating or crust, usually of manganese and iron oxides, that forms on rocks, pebbles, etc., when exposed to weathering in the desert. Also called des'ert pol'ish.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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