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sheen

[shēn]
(optics)
A subdued and often iridescent or metallic glitter which approaches, but is just short of, optical reflection and which modifies the surface luster of a mineral.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Sheen's niece, Joan Cunningham, argued that burying him in Peoria, where he was ordained 100 years ago, would improve his chances at sainthood.
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I no longer have sufficient income to allow me to pay my child support pursuant to the current order," Sheen was quoted by the New York Daily as saying on Wednesday.
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"I've seen myself here as 'the Tony Blair look-alike,'" Sheen says, referring to his BAFTA-nominated portrayal of the former British prime minister in 2006's "The Queen." "I don't think I look anything like him at all, but it introduced me to American audiences, and I'm happy for the recognition."
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In the special National Enquirer Investigates documentary, which airs on Saturday, the woman is heard asking: "Why did you tell me you were not infected?" Sheen replies: "Because it's none of your f***ing business...
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