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thinner

Syllabification: thin·ner
Pronunciation: /ˈTHinər
 
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Definition of thinner in English:

noun

A volatile solvent used to make paint or other mixtures less viscous.
Example sentences
  • Pesticide products in pressurized cylinders, oil, antifreeze, tires, paints, varnishes, thinners, cleaners and solvents will not be accepted.
  • Household batteries, paints, varnishes, thinners, adhesives, solvents and waste oils are all classified as hazardous by the Environmental Protection Agency.
  • Primary school and high school aged children were caught sniffing solvents such as spray paint, thinners and lighter fluid in plastic bags and bottles.

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