Definición de undercoat en inglés:

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Pronunciación: /ˈʌndəkəʊt/


1A layer of paint applied after the primer and before the topcoat: the woodwork was primed and had two undercoats [mass noun]: these new paints require no undercoat and are quick to dry
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • First, they painted the stucco with a primer undercoat, then applied medium blue latex house paint.
  • Use a special primer as an undercoat so that the paint will adhere better.
  • They also make paints for wood or concrete floors and masonry as well as the requisite undercoat and primer paints.
2An animal’s underfur or down.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The dog weighs about sixty pounds with medium length fur and a thick undercoat and possesses an unusual physiological adaptation for work.
  • Camel hair is from the extremely soft and fine fur from the undercoat of the camel.
  • For a long hair retriever you should take off the undercoat, thin the hair but leave it long on top to achieve a sleek effect.


[with object]
Apply an undercoat of paint to: she was busy undercoating the bookshelves
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Jimmy sugar soaped the ceiling and walls in the front room and undercoated the window frame.
  • But other extras, such as undercoating or fabric protection, are unnecessary and only add to your costs.
  • Much thought and effort went into the mural, i.e., brushing, scraping and undercoating to the final draft.

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