Orange peel


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orange peel

[′är·inj ‚pēl]
(materials)
A pebbled film surface, resembling an orange skin, on lacquer or enamel as a result of too rapid drying after spraying, or failure to exhibit the desired leveling effects.
(metallurgy)
A rough, pebble-grained metal surface resulting from either plastic deformation or electropolishing. Also known as alligator effect; pebbling.

Orange peel

In painting, a term applied to a pebble effect in sprayed coats of paint or lacquer similar to the peel of an orange; may be caused by too much pressure by holding the spraying device too close to the surface, or using a thinner which dries too quickly and prevents the flow of solids.

orange peel, orange peeling

1. In a paint film, a surface defect characterized by a rough texture resembling orange peel; results from the poor flow of paint or a poor application technique.
2. In ceramics, an irregular waviness of porcelain enamel surface; resembling an orange skin in texture; sometimes considered a surface defect.
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There are three different types, according to Jill: "Adipose cellulite is a firm cellulite with orange peel effect on loose skin, oedematous cellulite is caused by fluid retention with 'soft' cellulite often on loose skin, and fibrotic cellulite is hard, compact cellulite with orange peel effect.
There are three different types, according to Jill, who says: "Adipose cellulite is a firm cellulite with orange peel effect on loose skin, oedematous cellulite is caused by fluid retention with 'soft' cellulite often on loose skin, and fibrotic cellulite is hard and compact with an orange peel effect.
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