greasepaint


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

greasepaint \greasepaint\ n.
   1. a greasy substance containing pigments, used as makeup by
      actors, clowns, and other entertainers; as, the smell of
      the greasepaint, the roar of the crowd.
      [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

   2. Theatrical makeup, generally.
      [PJC]
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