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glossy

a photograph printed on paper that has a smooth shiny surface
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glossy

[′gläs·ē]
(optics)
Pertaining to a surface from which much more light is specularly reflected than is diffusely reflected.
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And he adds: 'Dull, Semi-Dull, Bright, and Super-Bright are the typical fiber qualities we use, and all of them have a different glossiness.' The difference is hardly visible, when looking at the spun yarn.
Thus, a smooth mold surface can help attain glossiness, while a matte surface can eliminate the rough characteristics of the mold cavity with a low melts temperature and improve the gloss finish [20].
While consumers expect to be able to simply take a photo of the inspiration color and match it to a desired item, digital camera technology alone cannot accurately determine an object's color, which is affected by lighting, glossiness, texture, angle of view, and sensitivity of the camera, said X-Rite.
Besides weight loss resulting in a lower price when sold on a weight basis, postharvest moisture loss also reduces fruit quality through loss of glossiness, shriveling, and increased susceptibility to postharvest pathogens [2, 3].
Furthermore, as a result of good filming performance, excellent transparency, fine glossiness, well solubility, and good processability of TCA, it had been widely used in the protective film of the polarizing film of the liquid-crystal display (LCD) which required a high transparency [27].
analyse the effects of material properties of marble on surface roughness and glossiness (surface quality).
We are loving the summer update on the iconic YSL Classic Vernis A Levres, PS27 each, now in five new shades of drop-dead gorgeous glossiness. If you've not tried it, it's a brilliant liquid formula that rolls together the best bits of gloss, lipstick and long-lasting stain, and leaves lips gleaming, glam and curvaceous.
In hints of glossiness, they also recall Richard Prince's late-1980s car hoods, especially in how the inanimate objects seem to possess their own characters.
Effect of calcium deficiency on melon (Cucumis melo L.) texture and glossiness incidence during ripening.
If the preference is a matt finish, then the product will come with all of the foregoing properties, minus the glossiness.
I'm not simply talking about the metallicity or glossiness of the paint, but its essence seems to extend well beyond the surface of the steel, much like an aura.