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glitter

Canadian ice formed from freezing rain

glitter

[′glid·ər]
(materials)
A group of decorative materials consisting of flakes large enough so that each flake produces a plainly visible sparkle or reflection; incorporated into plastic during compounding.
(optics)
The spots of light reflected from a point source by the surface of the sea or wave facets, that is, specular reflection.
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Scientists are interested in proposing a ban on glitter, according to reports.
Splash sales manager Eric Chen says the company was selling large quantities of blended glitters to a Japanese customer for many years and only recently found out that they were being used for a do-it-yourself nail decorating kit.
The scrum has been made up not just of the Press, but of 35 police officers hired to greet Glitter on his arrival.
5 BUDGET: If you don't want to spend a fortune experimenting with glitters, check out the BarryMrange at Superdrug.
The film previously was known as "All That Glitters.
Just signed by ReganBooks (an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers) and brokered by Susan Crawford, Crawford Literary Agency, Marla Maples' All That Glitters Is Not Gold is scheduled for publication in the late spring of 2000.