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Noun: sheen  sheen
  1. The visual property of something that shines with reflected light
    "repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen";
    - shininess, luster [N. Amer], lustre [Brit, Cdn], shine

Derived forms: sheens

Type of: effulgence, radiance, radiancy, refulgence, refulgency, shine

Encyclopedia: Sheen, Fulton J