"calcimine" Definition

  1. n. A white or colored wash for the ceiling or other plastering of a room, consisting of a mixture of clear glue, Paris white or zinc white, and water.
  2. v. t. To wash or cover with calcimine; as, to calcimine walls.

More About calcimine

Position in dictionary: 14000 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., v. t.,
Words that start with "calcimine": 3
Words that end with "calcimine": 1
Words that contain "calcimine": 3
Next words in dictionary: calcimined, calciminer, calcimining, calcinable, calcinate, calcination, calcinatory, calcine, calciner, calcining
Previous words in dictionary: calcigerous, calcigenous, calcifying, calcify, calciform, calcified, calcification, calcific, calciferous, calciden

English Dictionary Definition of calcimine

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