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finish

Sport ability to sprint at the end of a race

Finish

The texture, color, and other properties of a surface that may affect its appearance.

finish

[′fin·ish]
(materials)
A chemical or other material applied to surfaces to protect them, to alter their appearances, or to modify their physical properties; finishes can be physically, chemically, or electrolytically applied and have value for fabrics and fibers, metals, paper products, plastics, woods, and so on.
The ultimate quality, condition, or appearance of the surface of a material.

finish

1. The texture, color, and smoothness of a surface, and other properties affecting appearance.
2. The texture and smoothness of a concrete surface after compacting and finishing operations have been performed.
4.See finishing.
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Dust control was a major concern for achieving a smooth finish, since even dust particles as small as 20-40 microns could cause imperfections.
while surface finish is critical on the working lace of the refiner plate casting, the back is a non-working surface, and therefore could be produced via green sand.
With coldbox systems, tooling design is critical as it will impact not only surface geometry and finish, but also the accuracy of core assembly and location in the core prints.
Pepperdine's Eric Shriver shot a 10-over 225 to finish eighth at the The Club Glove Intercollegiate at Saticoy Country Club in Somis.
But Kenseth got the biggest boost with a fourth-place finish.
Torres clocked 15:51 -- the fastest time among all sophomores -- to finish 24th in the boys' race.
At Fairplex, the front-runners' typical finish in all races between 6 furlongs and 1 1/16 miles has been second (the median is 2, the average 2.
Additional grinding steps may be required, depending on the type of casting and the dimensional and finish requirements.
Sedgwick, who has raced on the NASCAR Southwest Series, West Series and Craftsman Truck Series, has yet to finish outside the top five in Super Trucks races this year.