calcimine


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Calcimine \Cal"ci*mine\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Calcimined; p.
   pr. & vb. n. Calcimining.]
   To wash or cover with calcimine; as, to calcimine walls.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Calcimine \Cal"ci*mine\, n. [L. calx, calcis, lime.]
   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. [Also spelt kalsomine.]
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