Definitions for Coatingˈkoʊ tɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

coat•ingˈkoʊ tɪŋ(n.)

  1. a layer of any substance spread over a surface.

  2. fabric for making coats.

Origin of coating:

1760–70

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coating, coat(noun)

    a thin layer covering something

    "a second coat of paint"

  2. coating, finish, finishing(noun)

    a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance)

    "the boat had a metallic finish"; "he applied a coat of a clear finish"; "when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly"

  3. coating(noun)

    a heavy fabric suitable for coats

  4. application, coating, covering(noun)

    the work of applying something

    "the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine"; "a complete bleach requires several applications"; "the surface was ready for a coating of paint";

Wiktionary

  1. coating(Noun)

    A thin outer layer.

    They painted on a coating to protect it from the weather.

  2. coating(Noun)

    Cloth for making coats.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coating

    of Coat

  2. Coating(noun)

    a coat or covering; a layer of any substance, as a cover or protection; as, the coating of a retort or vial

  3. Coating(noun)

    cloth for coats; as, an assortment of coatings

Freebase

  1. Coating

    A coating is a covering that is applied to the surface of an object, usually referred to as the substrate. In many cases coatings are applied to improve surface properties of the substrate, such as appearance, adhesion, wetability, corrosion resistance, wear resistance, and scratch resistance. Some new coatings formulated using nanotechnology promise to create long-term surface protection. In other cases, in particular in printing processes and semiconductor device fabrication, the coating forms an essential part of the finished product. Coating and printing processes involve the application of a thin film of functional material to a substrate, such as paper, fabric, film, foil, or sheet stock. This article discusses what is frequently termed "roll-to-roll" or "web-based" coating. A roll of substrate, when wound through the coating machine, is typically called a web. Coatings may be applied as liquids, gases or solids. Coatings can be measured and tested for proper opacity and film thickness by using a drawdown card.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

coating(noun)

(a) covering

chocolate coating.

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