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gloss, <of a surface>

mode of appearance by which reflected highlights of objects are perceived as superimposed on the surface due to the directionally selective properties of that surface

Note 1 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-04-73 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-500 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12
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