veneer
1. [ noun ] coating consisting of a thin layer of superior wood glued to a base of inferior wood
Synonyms: veneering
Related terms: coating
2. [ verb ] cover with veneer
Examples:

"veneer the furniture to protect it"

Related terms: cover
3. [ noun ] an ornamental coating to a building
Synonyms: facing
Related terms: coating face
Similar spelling:   Venner