Meaning of EMULSION in English

EMULSION

noun

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■ ADJECTIVE

matt

Walls: Risa C3-10 matt vinyl emulsion .

Background painted with 3030 B70G, Collector, matt emulsion from the Definitions range by Dulux, £15.49/2.5 litres.

A light green is best and matt emulsion or undercoat, preferably rolled on, is ideal.

Background painted with F2-80, matt emulsion from Crown Expressions, £15.50/2.5 litres.

■ NOUN

paint

Then sprinkle on water and re-trowel in come loose-use an emulsion paint brush.

Cold water washes off fresh emulsion paint , and acetone removes cellulose.

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Acrylic, emulsion and gesso grounds tend to be more absorbent than oil and alkyd grounds.

Foliar feedings of fish emulsion are said to control aphids while providing organic nutrients.

Later, with faster emulsions and more efficient techniques, the populations of the cities appeared in the streets.

Periodic applications of diluted fish emulsion will boost plant appearance, too.

Simultaneously with the flash, a piezoelectric plate behind the film launches a sonic pulse into the back of the film emulsion .

The physicists lived for the emulsion trails and double checked to see if they were interpreting them correctly.

The test solutions were prepared in emulsion form by vigorous agitation of the components before administration.

You can also alternate applications of a balanced fertilizer with applications of diluted fish emulsion .

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.