Definition of Resilver
1. silver [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: silver
Lexicographical Neighbors of Resilver
Literary usage of Resilver
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Biographical Memoirs by National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) (1895)
"... gases of the city and the moisture of the coast that he found it absolutely necessary to resilver the speculum at least as often as every ten days, ..."
2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"When it becomes necessary to resilver the mirror it is removed from the tube and lowered in its cell by an electric elevator into the pier, ..."
3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"When it becomes necessary to resilver the mirror it is removed from the lube and lowered in its cell by an electric elevator into the pier, ..."
4. Harper's New Monthly Magazine by Henry Mills Alden (1882)
"In consequence, the possessor of such a telescope, if he wishes to keep it in order, must always be prepared to resilver and repolish it. ..."
5. The American Year Book: A Record of Events and Progress by Francis Graham Wickware, (, Albert Bushnell Hart, (, Simon Newton Dexter North, William M. Schuyler (1915)
"The Holt-Dem and Knight-Christensen continuous furnaces have been evolved to fill the reSilver Milling.—An important metallurgical feat made public during ..."
6. The Network Revolution: Confessions of a Computer Scientist by Jacques Vallee (1982)
"A worried astronomer from Lack Observatory, in those hills far above San Jose, told me that the staff now must wash the mirrors twice a year and resilver ..."