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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.