Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 11/03/18 Brightwork

Brightwork (noun)
brightwork [brahyt-wurk]


noun
1. polished metal parts, as on a ship or automobile.
2. Nautical. all plain or varnished woodwork that is kept scoured on a vessel.


Origin: An Americanism dating back to 1835–45; bright + work

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