oil colour

oil colour
oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist
Syn: ↑oil, ↑oil color
Hypernyms: ↑oil paint

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oil colour noun
A colouring substance mixed with oil, an oil paint
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Main Entry:oil

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ˈoil colour [oil colour oil colours] (especially US ˈoil color) noun countable, uncountable
= oil paint

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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