alcohol varnish


English-Chinese lightIndusrty dictionary (英汉轻工业大词典). 2013.

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  • Varnish — is a transparent, hard, protective finish or film primarily used in wood finishing but also for other materials. Varnish is traditionally a combination of a drying oil, a resin, and a thinner or solvent. Varnish finishes are usually glossy but… …   Wikipedia

  • varnish — [vär′nish] n. [ME vernisch < OFr verniz < ML veronix, veronice, a resin < Gr Berenikē (now Benghazi), ancient city in Cyrenaica] 1. a) a preparation made of resinous substances dissolved in oil (oil varnish) or in alcohol, turpentine,… …   English World dictionary

  • varnish — varnisher, n. varnishy, adj. /vahr nish/, n. 1. a preparation consisting of resinous matter, as copal or lac, dissolved in an oil (oil varnish) or in alcohol (spirit varnish) or other volatile liquid. When applied to the surface of wood, metal,… …   Universalium

  • varnish — /ˈvanɪʃ / (say vahnish) noun 1. a preparation which consists of resinous matter (as copal, lac, etc.) dissolved in an oil (oil varnish) or in alcohol (spirit varnish) or other volatile liquid, and which, when applied to the surface of wood, metal …   Australian English dictionary

  • varnish — var•nish [[t]ˈvɑr nɪʃ[/t]] n. 1) chem. a preparation for coating surfaces, as of wood, consisting of resinous matter dissolved in oil, alcohol, or the like 2) chem. the sap of certain trees, used for the same purpose 3) chem. any of various other …   From formal English to slang

  • spirit varnish — noun : an artificial varnish composed of a solution of natural or artificial resin, asphalt, or a cellulose ester (as pyroxylin) in a volatile solvent (as alcohol, spirits or turpentine, or amyl acetate) a common spirit varnish is a solution of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fluoride varnish — is a highly concentrated form of fluoride which is applied to the tooth s surface, by a dentist, dental hygienist or other health care professional, as a type of topical fluoride therapy.Weintraub JA, Ramos Gomez F, Jue B, Shain S et al. (2006).… …   Wikipedia

  • spirit varnish — noun Date: 1758 a varnish in which a volatile liquid (as alcohol) is the solvent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Violin making and maintenance — Making an instrument of the violin family may be done in different ways, many of which have changed very little in nearly 500 years since the first violins were made. Some violins, called bench made instruments, are made by a single individual,… …   Wikipedia

  • isoprenoid — /uy seuh pree noyd/, adj. Chem. pertaining to, derived from, or similar to isoprene. [1955 60; ISOPRENE + OID] * * * or terpene Class of organic compounds made up of two or more structural units derived from isoprene. Isoprene is a five carbon… …   Universalium

  • var´nish|er — var|nish «VAHR nihsh», noun, verb. –n. 1. a) a thin, transparent liquid that gives a smooth, hard, glossy, and durable or ornamental surface on wood, metal, or the like. Varnish is made from substances like resin dissolved in oil, turpentine, or… …   Useful english dictionary

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