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lacquer

Pronunciation: /ˈlækər; ˈlækə(r)/

Translation of lacquer in Spanish:

noun/nombre

u and c
  • 1.1 (varnish) laca (feminine) 1.2 (for nails) esmalte (masculine) de uñas
    Example sentences
    • Finish highly detailed natural and stained wood with spray lacquer, shellac or polyurethane.
    • Floors finished with lacquer or shellac are nearly impossible to repair successfully.
    • A primer is then applied to fill in any small holes, followed by a coat of paint and another layer of protective lacquer until the alloys are almost as good as new.
    1.3
    (hair lacquer)
    laca (feminine) or fijador (masculine) (para el pelo)

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

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