Finishing coat
Finishing Fin"ish*ing, a. Tending to complete or to render fit for the market or for use. [1913 Webster]

{Finishing coat}. (a) (Plastering) the final coat of plastering applied to walls and ceilings, usually white and rubbed smooth. (b) (Painting) The final coat of paint, usually differently mixed applied from the others.

{Finishing press}, a machine for pressing fabrics.

{Finishing rolls} (Iron Working), the rolls of a train which receive the bar from roughing rolls, and reduce it to its finished shape. --Raymond. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • finishing coat — noun 1. the final coat of paint • Syn: ↑finish coat • Hypernyms: ↑coat of paint 2. the final coating of plaster applied to walls and ceilings we can t paint until they put on the finishing coat • Syn: ↑finish coat …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Protective finishing coat — A protective finishing coat is a substance or chemical composition applied to the surface of an object that provides a barrier of protection from external elements …   Wikipedia

  • Finishing — Fin ish*ing, a. Tending to complete or to render fit for the market or for use. [1913 Webster] {Finishing coat}. (a) (Plastering) the final coat of plastering applied to walls and ceilings, usually white and rubbed smooth. (b) (Painting) The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Finishing press — Finishing Fin ish*ing, a. Tending to complete or to render fit for the market or for use. [1913 Webster] {Finishing coat}. (a) (Plastering) the final coat of plastering applied to walls and ceilings, usually white and rubbed smooth. (b)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Finishing rolls — Finishing Fin ish*ing, a. Tending to complete or to render fit for the market or for use. [1913 Webster] {Finishing coat}. (a) (Plastering) the final coat of plastering applied to walls and ceilings, usually white and rubbed smooth. (b)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coat of paint — noun a layer of paint covering something else • Hypernyms: ↑paint, ↑pigment, ↑coating, ↑coat • Hyponyms: ↑finish coat, ↑finishing coat, ↑flat coat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • finishing hydrate — noun : hydrated lime used in the finishing coat for plastered walls …   Useful english dictionary

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  • finishing — noun 1. a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance) (Freq. 1) the boat had a metallic finish he applied a coat of a clear finish when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly •… …   Useful english dictionary

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