As a collective noun it covers all polishes made with shellac and alcohol. As a proper noun it refers to one specific type of material made from flake shellac dissolved in industrial alcohol.
French polishing is a wood finishing technique that results in a very high gloss surface, with a deep colour and chatoyancy. French polishing consists of applying many thin coats of shellac dissolved in denatured alcohol using a rubbing pad lubricated with one of a variety of oils.
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French polynesia is an overseas collectivity of the french republic and its sole overseas country. It is composed of 118 geographically dispersed islands and atolls stretching over an expanse of more than 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) in the south pacific ocean. Its total land area is 4,167 square kilometres (1,609 sq mi).
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