Definition of 'emulsion'

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Example sentences containing 'emulsion'

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A tear fell onto a photo, raising a bubble in the emulsion. Stewart, Michael GRACE (2002)The pain leaped out of the photographic emulsion; the silent scream rang in Stein's ears. Duncan, Robert L THE SERPENT'S MARK (2002)The corridors there were painted chocolate-brown gloss to shoulder height and, above, plain white emulsion up to the high ceilings. Stewart, Michael GRACE (2002)I noticed that several of the other pictures were faded, or the emulsion was sticking to the glass. Michael Crichton PREY (2002)

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Used Occasionally. emulsion is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Translations for 'emulsion'

British English: emulsion NOUN
Emulsion is a water-based paint used for painting walls and ceilings.
...an undercoat of white emulsion.
  • American English: emulsion
  • Brazilian Portuguese: emulsão
  • Chinese: 乳胶
  • European Spanish: emulsión
  • French: peinture mate
  • German: Emulsionsfarbe
  • Italian: pittura a emulsione
  • Japanese: 水性系塗料
  • Korean: 유화액
  • European Portuguese: emulsão
  • Latin American Spanish: emulsión


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