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1. Metal parts or fixtures made bright by polishing.
2. Wooden surfaces, especially on a boat, having a bright sheen from being varnished.


1. (Automotive Engineering) shiny metal trimmings or fittings on ships, cars, etc
2. (Nautical Terms) varnished or plain woodwork on a vessel



polished metal parts.
[1835–45, Amer.]
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But visually it gets a different grille, more brightwork and just about every extra from the accessory catalogue.
0-litre V8 engine developing 528ps and comes with additional body styling featuring dark tinted lights, black gloss brightwork and 21-inch alloy wheels with either black or red brake callipers.
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The new Signature S Nav gets some added jewellery in the shape of extra brightwork in the grille and a different finish to the front and rear skid plates to set it apart.
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A thick coat of polish will protect the paintwork and any brightwork, as well as making sure your motor looks smart and shiny.
Inside, the five-door Match model I drove has the usual VW sombre black, but it is lightened by many brightwork touches all around.
The research, conducted online in July in conjunction with Brightwork Partners LLC, comprised 1,018 financial advisors who had been advising retail clients for at least two years.
Sophie Ballantine HR manager Brightwork The UK has a finite talent pool and the evidence suggests that employers are failing to make best use of it.
com)-- "The BrightWork new release is all about responding to the feedback of our customers," says Eamonn McGuinness, CEO of BrightWork.
Designed in the Centro Stile Fiat, the new 500X not only has clear links to its siblings in the current 500 family but also the iconic 1957 original, most notably its large, circular headlamps, unmistakable nose brightwork and distinctive clamshell bonnet.
We have teamed up with Go Aviation Middle East a company that caters to services that range from light interior cleaning to a complete paint and brightwork restoration and polishing to complement its line maintenance offerings in Sharjah Airport.