Definition of thinner in English:

thinner

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Pronunciation: /ˈθɪnə
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • (also thinners) A volatile solvent used to make paint or other solutions less viscous: dampen a clean rag with thinners and carefully wipe any remaining dust from the timber
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    • 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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