\pˈe͡ɪnt], \pˈeɪnt], \p_ˈeɪ_n_t]\
Definitions of PAINT
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- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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A name given to different substances, employed for embellishing the complexion or rendering the skin softer. The substances most commonly used for this purpose are :-the Subnitrate of Bismuth, (F.) Blanc de fard. A spirituous solution of benzoin, precipitated by water, and forming Virginâ€™s milk, (F.) Lait virginal; the red or rouge of the carthamus; Spanish white; the oxides of lead, tin, and mercury, vermilion, red saunders, &c. All paints may be said to be noxious. They injure the skin; obstruct perspiration; and, thus, frequently lay the foundation for cutaneous affections. See Cosmetic.
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