Emulsion paint


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emulsion paint

[ə′məl·shən ‚pānt]
(materials)
Paint whose vehicle is an emulsion of a binder (oil, resin, latex, and so on) in water.

Emulsion paint

A paint consisting of small particles of synthetic resin and pigments suspended in water. When the water evaporates, the resin particles form a film that binds the pigments.

emulsion paint

A paint composed of small beads of resin binder which are dispersed, along with pigments, in water. On evaporation of the water, the resin particles coalesce to form a film which adheres to the surface and binds the pigment particles.
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The sixteenth is a medium-quality aqueous vinyl emulsion paint which served as reference.
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The vandals are strolling around every night with a tin of emulsion paint in one hand,paint brush in the other hand, totally unchallenged.
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TWENTY tons of white gloss and emulsion paint was strewn over the Sutton Coldfield Eastern By-pass today over a distance of nearly a quarter of a mile, covering almost the whole width of the dual carriageway in places.
The TV-driven craze for laminate flooring and emulsion paint has caused a slump in demand for traditional materials, say manufacturers.