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pat•i•na



Pronunciation: (pat'n-u, pu-tē'nu), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/patina.html on line 77 [key]Pronunciation: (pu-tēn'), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/patina.html on line 84 [key]
n.
1. a film or incrustation, usually green, produced by oxidation on the surface of old bronze and often esteemed as being of ornamental value.
2. a similar film or coloring appearing gradually on some other substance.
3. a surface calcification of implements, usu. indicating great age. Also,patine.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/patina.html on line 136 patina (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/patina.html on line 138 patina (Encyclopedia)

 

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