- A kind of white or pale blue wash for walls and ceilings.More example sentences
- Company records show that hotel maintenance personnel used the pinkish mud to ‘paint,’ or calcimine, many interior walls of the hotel.
- Calcimine (ordinary dry calcimine used for walls) may be mixed with gasoline and used to dye flowers.
- How can I tell if there is lead paint or calcimine paint for that matter under the wallpaper?
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- Whitewash with calcimine.More example sentences
- Q You don't know that calcimining in closets where it is damp, sometimes changes the entire color?
- He is a painter by trade and had been engaged in calcimining a basement of a large building for some days previous.
- The paints are factory tested and do not suffer calcimining, powdering, or decay.
mid 19th century: of unknown origin.
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