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shel·lac var·nish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shellac, shellac varnishnoun

    a thin varnish made by dissolving lac in ethanol; used to finish wood


  1. shellac varnish

    Shellac varnish is a type of finish derived from the secretions of the Lac insect, typically diluted with alcohol, that is used in woodworking and finishes to give a hard, glossy, protective layer on surfaces. It is known for its fast drying time, natural sheen, easy application and ability to seal and stabilize the wood.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Shellac Varnish

    Solution of shellac in alcohol; methylic alcohol (wood alcohol or wood naphtha) is often used as solvent. Dr. Muirhead recommends button lac, dissolved in absolute alcohol, and the top layers decanted. For highest insulation he dissolves the lac in ordinary alcohol, precipitates by dropping into water, collects the precipitate, dries and dissolves in absolute alcohol.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shellac varnish in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shellac varnish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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