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patina

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patina/pəˈtiːnə/noun
pluralpatinas
patina
/pəˈtiːnə/
noun
pluralpatinas
Learner's definition of PATINA  
[count]
: a thin usually green layer that forms naturally on the metals copper and bronze when they are exposed to the air for a long time
: a shiny or dark surface that forms naturally on something (such as wood or leather) that is used for a long time — usually singular
: a thin layer — usually singular — often used figuratively
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