Whizzing


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Whizzing

The act or practice of scrubbing a coin with a special brush in order to make it appear as if it is in mint condition. This causes wear and tear to the surface of the coin and may therefore reduce the coin's value. It is also called buffing.
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The cars will be weaving through market stalls and whizzing past Christmas shoppers, with prizes on offer for the fastest drivers.
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