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water paint

noun
1.
a pigment, as watercolor, in which water is used as the vehicle.
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  • The walls were treated with a water paint colored a creamy pumpkin tint that makes the room seem always well lighted.

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British Dictionary definitions for water paint

water paint

noun
1.
any water-based paint, such as an emulsion or an acrylic paint
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