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GETTING THE POLISH OUT

A polished cab with residue from the polishing solution clinging to the rough areas, despite vigorous scrubbing.
Clouds of polish emanating from the druzy or crystal pocket of a cabochon dipped in the soap and ammonia cleaning solution.
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