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clearcole

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Noun, Verb (transitive)
 : 
clear=cole

CIDE DICTIONARY

clearcolen. [F. claire colle clear glue; clair clear (f. claire) + colle glue, Gr. .].
     A priming of size mixed with whiting or white lead, used in house painting, etc.; also, a size upon which gold leaf is applied in gilding.  [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
clearcolev. t. 
     To coat or paint with clearcole.  [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

clearcole, n. & v.
--n. a mixture of size and whiting or white lead, used as a primer for distemper.
--v.tr. paint with clearcole.

Etymology
F claire colle clear glue

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