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frosting

1. a rough or matt finish on glass, silver, etc.
2. Slang the practice of stealing a car while the owner has left it idling in order to defrost the windows and heat the engine

frosting

[′frȯst·iŋ]
(engineering)
Decorating a scraped metal surface with a handscraper. Also known as flaking.

frosting

1. A surface haze on the surface of a paint film caused by very fine wrinkling.
2. A lusterless finish of metal or glass.
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For an easy sweet, make a stylized ``pumpkin pizza'' by spreading out and baking sugar or chocolate chip or other cookie dough in a 12-ounce pizza pan, then decorating with orange frosting (canned or homemade) and a candy face.
Another option: Instead of making a pumpkin, top the baked round with white frosting and create a spider web by drizzling four or five circles of melted semisweet chocolate on top, then immediately drawing (with the tip of a knife or a wooden toothpick) eight to 10 lines from the center to edges at regular intervals to form a web.
The new frosting is available nationally now for a suggested retail price of $1.
1/2 cup creamy vanilla frosting (from a 16-ounce container)
Spoon frosting into two small resealable food storage plastic bags; seal bags.
For Frosting, in a medium bowl, combine both both cans of frosting.
Bake a cake (using a packaged mix) in a round cake pan, and then frost with orange-tinted frosting and make a pumpkin face with assorted candies.