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paint

(pānt),
A solution or suspension of one or more medicaments applied to the skin with a brush or large applicator; generally used to treat widespread eruptions.

paint

(pānt)
1. a liquid designed for application to a surface, as of the body or a tooth.
2. to apply a liquid to a specific area as a remedial or protective measure.

paint

Etymology: Fr, peindre
1 v, to apply a medicated solution to the skin, usually over a wide area.
2 n, a medicated solution that is applied in this way. Kinds of paint include antiseptics, germicides,and sporicides.

paint

1. commercial paint products are used in animal accommodation. Most contain some lead, even so-called lead-free paints. Therefore they are capable of causing lead poisoning in animals.
2. see pinto.
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The report also contains a systematic analysis of the competitive landscape of the global construction paints and coatings market.
A Profile of the Indian Paint Industry" gives an insight into the market changes in the past few years, as well as outlining the key trends affecting nine mainstream paints and coatings segments: architectural/decorative, industrial wood coatings, protective coatings, marine coatings, automotive OEM coatings, automotive refinishes, powder coatings, general industrial coatings (including coil coatings) and plastic coatings.
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With improvements in standard of living and growth in awareness about paints and coating, the Indian consumers have become more conscious about how the house interior and exterior looks.
The industrial paints and coatings market is expected to grow fastest, with a CAGR of 4.
1% of the worldwide demand, residential buildings were the largest end users of paints and coatings in 2012, followed by commercial buildings.
Low-cost, performance-driven products are crucial at this stage to improve the uptake of industrial paints and coatings by end users and garner a substantial share of the market.
However, the health and environmental concerns regarding the VOC content released from paints and coatings are anticipated to hamper the growth of the paints and coatings market.
The paints and coatings industry can be categorized into three markets: architectural/decorative, industrial OEM and special purpose coatings.
Interviews were conducted with Chinese industry experts, university professors, and paints and coatings producers in China.
Analyze specific markets for consumption of paints and coatings in different regions.
1 FI - Number of Paints and Coatings Manufacturers 134