varnish

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fragrant rounded shrub of southwestern United States and adjacent Mexico having brittle stems and small crowded blue-green leaves and yellow flowers; produces a resin used in incense and varnish and in folk medicine brittlebush , brittle bush , Encelia farinosa , incienso
purgative extracted from the seed of the castor plant; used in paint and varnish as well as medically castor oil
flat coat of paint or varnish used by artists as a primer couch
art produced by decorating a surface with cutouts and then coating it with several layers of varnish or lacquer decoupage
oil that hardens in air due to oxidation and is often used as a paint or varnish base drying oil
varnish dissolved in alcohol and sprayed over pictures to prevent smudging fixative
varnish for wood consisting of shellac dissolved in alcohol French polish , French polish shellac
black resinous substance obtained from certain trees and used as a natural varnish lacquer
medium for oil-paints; linseed oil mixed with mastic varnish or turpentine megalp , megilp
additional protective coating (as of paint or varnish) overcoat , overcoating
kind of sealing material that is used to form a hard coating on a porous surface (as a coat of paint or varnish used to size a surface) sealant , sealer
thin varnish made by dissolving lac in ethanol; used to finish wood shellac , shellac varnish
chemical compound used to remove paint or varnish stripper
someone who applies a finishing coat of varnish varnisher
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