undercoat

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

under- +‎ coat

Noun[edit]

undercoat (plural undercoats)

  1. A layer of short hairs underneath the longer ones of an animal's fur
  2. A coat of paint or other material applied onto a surface before that of a topcoat; a coloured primer

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Verb[edit]

undercoat (third-person singular simple present undercoats, present participle undercoating, simple past and past participle undercoated)

  1. To apply an undercoat.