"japans" in the noun sense
1. Japan, Japanese Islands, Japanese Archipelago
a string of more than 3,000 islands to the east of Asia extending 1,300 miles between the Sea of Japan and the western Pacific Ocean
2. Japan, Nippon, Nihon
a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
lacquerware decorated and varnished in the Japanese manner with a glossy durable black lacquer
lacquer with a durable glossy black finish, originally from the orient
"japans" in the verb sense
coat with a lacquer, as done in Japan
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