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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ja•pandʒəˈpæn(n.; adj.; v.)-panned, -pan•ning.

  1. (n.)any of various durable black varnishes, orig. from Japan, for coating metal or other surfaces.

  2. work varnished and figured in the Japanese manner.

  3. (adj.)of or pertaining to japan.

  4. (v.t.)to varnish with japan or japanlike material; lacquer.

Origin of japan:




  1. a constitutional monarchy on a chain of islands off the E coast of Asia: main islands, Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku. 126,182,077; 141,529 sq. mi. (366,560 sq. km).

    Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Cap.: Tokyo.; Japanese, Nihon, Nippon.

  2. Sea of, the part of the Pacific Ocean between Japan and mainland Asia.

    Category: Geography (places)


  1. japanner(Noun)

    One who varnishes in the manner of the Japanese, or one skilled in that art.

  2. japanner(Noun)

    A bootblack.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Japanner(noun)

    one who varnishes in the manner of the Japanese, or one skilled in the art

  2. Japanner(noun)

    a bootblack


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