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Dictionary definition for: Coating

1. (n) a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"

2. (n) a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance) "the boat had a metallic finish" "he applied a coat of a clear finish" "when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly"

3. (n) a heavy fabric suitable for coats

4. (n) the work of applying something; "the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine" "a complete bleach requires several applications" "the surface was ready for a coating of paint"

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