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burnish
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Treasure Island
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  • To me he was unweariedly kind, and always glad to see me in the galley, which he kept as clean as a new pin, the dishes hanging up burnished and his parrot in a cage in one corner.

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  • burnished bronze
  • burnish her reputation

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