1A thin layer or covering of something: a coating of paint
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- Paints and coatings work by creating a thin film on the surface to which they are applied.
- A common theme in the new generation of coatings is the ability to be applied in extremely thin layers.
- Black coatings on stainless steel wash off easily, leaving a dull gray appearance.
1.1Material used for making coats.
- Petersham, a very thick, waterproof woolen coating, usually dark blue, is used for men's trousers or heavy coats.
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