gypsum

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compact fine-textured, usually white gypsum used for carving alabaster
compact white gypsum alabaster
gypsum or plaster of Paris spread on a surface to make it suitable for painting or gilding (or a surface so prepared) gesso
wallboard with a gypsum plaster core bounded to layers of paper or fiberboard; used instead of plaster or wallboard to make interior walls gypsum board , plasterboard
mixture of lime or gypsum with sand and water; hardens into a smooth solid; used to cover walls and ceilings plaster
any of several gypsum cements; a white powder (a form of calcium sulphate) that forms a paste when mixed with water and hardens into a solid; used in making molds and sculptures and casts for broken limbs plaster , plaster of Paris
shallow basin in a desert region; contains salt and gypsum that was deposited by an evaporated salt lake saltpan
powder (containing gypsum plaster and glue) that when mixed with water forms a plastic paste used to fill cracks and holes in plaster spackle , spackling compound
finely pulverized gypsum used especially as a pigment terra alba
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