North American term for white spirit. mineral spirits is a mixture of light hydrocarbons
More example sentences
- Water-repellent preservatives are mixtures of a solvent such as mineral spirits or other paint thinners, wax, a resin or drying oil and a wood preservative.
- Do not clean your hands or other skin areas with gasoline, kerosene, mineral spirits, or turpentine.
- Most of the wax can be stripped with rags kept moistened with mineral spirits or other paint thinners.
Definition of mineral spirits in:
- The US English dictionary