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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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To most of us, one opened can of paint may look pretty much like the next, but not to the chemists who formulate it.
The paint comes in both interior and satin finish exterior grades, and it boasts a one-year shelf life.
By looking at foundry operations that either paint their own castings or outsource the service, you can begin to explore the possibility of offering painting as part of your own foundry's competitive advantage.
Taking the time to do this first will help stretch the life of the paint job.