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Definitions for calcimine
ˈkæl səˌmaɪn, -mɪncal·cimine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. calcimineverb

    a water-base paint containing zinc oxide and glue and coloring; used as a wash for walls and ceilings

  2. calcimineverb

    cover with calcimine

    "calcimine the walls"


  1. calciminenoun

    A form of whitewash made from zinc oxide, glue and water, used to coat plaster surfaces.

  2. calcimineverb

    To coat with this substance

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calciminenoun

    a white or colored wash for the ceiling or other plastering of a room, consisting of a mixture of clear glue, Paris white or zinc white, and water

  2. Calcimineverb

    to wash or cover with calcimine; as, to calcimine walls

  3. Etymology: [L. calx, calcis, lime.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calcimine in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calcimine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  • бадана, баданосвам, варно млякоBulgarian

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    any of a class of organic compounds containing the cyano radical -CN
    • A. flair
    • B. germ
    • C. nitrile
    • D. helm

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