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It looks as if the surface coating is peeling away in places. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Lightly dust them in the flour as the coating will crisp up upon cooking. The Sun (2015)It is often disguised by paint or a protective coating. The Sun (2008)It forms a protective coating and helps soothe the stomach. The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)Do not be tempted to add more oil; a light coating is fine. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Life is seen through a thick haze of cigarette smoke, or beneath a sticky coating of dust. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A tell-tale white coating of radioactive dust gives away their association with the worst nuclear accident in history. The Sun (2006)I hustled back inside, my bare feet stung by the thin coating of new ice on my doorstep. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They will keep for months in a cool cupboard, after they have been "doctored" all over with a thin coating of cooking oil. The Natural Beauty Book - cruelty-free cosmetics to make at home (1991) Dust coating the bar? Times, Sunday Times (2009)The pieces are rolled through melted butter, then dusted with a coating of Parmesan mixed with flour and a pinch of curry powder. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Bake for around one hour and 15 minutes - or until it has a crisp coating and comes away from the baking sheet without sticking. The Sun (2012)Good quality leather (dyed rather than with a surface coating) can be more expensive than fabric but it is likely to last much longer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: coating NOUN
A coating of a substance is a thin layer of it spread over a surface.
Under the coating of dust and cobwebs, he discovered a valuable antique clock.
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