fire-retardant paint[¦fīr ri¦tärd·ənt ′pānt]
A paint applied as a thin coating to reduce the rate of flame spread of a combustible material; based on silicone, casein, polyvinylchloride, or other substance.
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A paint based on silicone, casein, borax, polyvinyl chloride, or some other similar substance; a thin coating reduces the rate of flame spread of a combustible material.
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