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water-base paint

[ waw-ter-beys, wot-er- ]
/ ˈwɔ tərˌbeɪs, ˈwɒt ər- /

noun

latex paint.

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Nearby words

water wheel, water willow, water wings, water witch, water, water everywhere, / nor any drop to drink, water-base paint, water-bath, water-bus, water-cool, water-fast, water-hammer pulse

Origin of water-base paint

First recorded in 1945–50
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