What does undercoat mean?

Definitions for undercoat
ˈʌn dərˌkoʊtun·der·coat

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. undercoat, undersealnoun

    seal consisting of a coating of a tar or rubberlike material on the underside of a motor vehicle to retard corrosion

  2. flat coat, ground, primer, priming, primer coat, priming coat, undercoatnoun

    the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface

  3. undercoat, underfurverb

    thick soft fur lying beneath the longer and coarser guard hair

  4. prime, ground, undercoatverb

    cover with a primer; apply a primer to


  1. undercoatnoun

    A layer of short hairs underneath the longer ones of an animal's fur

  2. undercoatnoun

    A coat of paint or other material applied onto a surface before that of a topcoat; a coloured primer

  3. undercoatverb

    To apply an undercoat.


  1. undercoat

    An undercoat is a layer of paint or other material applied to a surface before the final or top layer. In terms of animal fur, undercoat refers to a layer of fur beneath the top layer that provides insulation. It is usually softer and denser than the top layer.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undercoatnoun

    a coat worn under another; a light coat, as distinguished from an overcoat, or a greatcoat

  2. Undercoatnoun

    a growth of short hair or fur partially concealed by a longer growth; as, a dog's undercoat

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undercoat

    un′dėr-kōt, n. a coat for wearing in the house, one worn under an overcoat: the under-fur of a long-haired animal.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undercoat in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undercoat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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