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coat·ing

 (kō′tĭng)
n.
1. A layer of a substance spread over a surface as for protection or decoration; a covering layer.
2. Cloth for making coats.

coating

(ˈkəʊtɪŋ)
n
1. a layer or film spread over a surface for protection or decoration
2. (Textiles) a heavy fabric suitable for coats
3. dialect Midland English a severe rebuke; ticking-off

coat•ing

(ˈkoʊ tɪŋ)

n.
1. a layer of any substance spread over a surface.
2. fabric for making coats.
[1760–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coating - a thin layer covering somethingcoating - a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"
bitumastic - a protective coating of asphalt and filter used on structural metals that are exposed to weathering
coat of paint - a layer of paint covering something else
covering - an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)
photographic emulsion, emulsion - a light-sensitive coating on paper or film; consists of fine grains of silver bromide suspended in a gelatin
enamel - any smooth glossy coating that resembles ceramic glaze
facing, veneer - an ornamental coating to a building
finish coat, finishing coat - the final coating of plaster applied to walls and ceilings; "we can't paint until they put on the finishing coat"
gilding, gilt - a coating of gold or of something that looks like gold
lacquer - a hard glossy coating
overcoating, overcoat - an additional protective coating (as of paint or varnish)
paint, pigment - a substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating; "artists use `paint' and `pigment' interchangeably"
patina - a fine coating of oxide on the surface of a metal
metal plating, plating - a thin coating of metal deposited on a surface
rendering - a coat of stucco applied to a masonry wall
seal - a finishing coat applied to exclude moisture
varnish - a coating that provides a hard, lustrous, transparent finish to a surface
veneer, veneering - coating consisting of a thin layer of superior wood glued to a base of inferior wood
waterproofing - a coating capable of making a surface waterproof
2.coating - a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance)coating - 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"
decorativeness - an appearance that serves to decorate and make something more attractive
glaze - a coating for ceramics, metal, etc.
shoeshine - a shiny finish put on shoes with polish and buffing; "his trousers had a sharp crease and you could see your reflection in his shoeshine"
3.coating - a heavy fabric suitable for coats
chinchilla - a thick twilled fabric of wool and cotton
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
4.coating - the work of applying somethingcoating - 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";
manual labor, manual labour - labor done with the hands
anointing, anointment - the act of applying oil or an oily liquid
fumigation - the application of a gas or smoke to something for the purpose of disinfecting it
foliation - the work of coating glass with metal foil
galvanisation, galvanization - either the work of covering with metal by the use of a galvanic current or the coating of iron with zinc to protect it from rusting
lubrication - an application of a lubricant to something
pavage, paving - the act of applying paving materials to an area
painting - the act of applying paint to a surface; "you can finish the job of painting faster with a roller than with a brush"
spraying - the application of a liquid in the form of small particles ejected from a sprayer
tin-plating, tinning - the application of a protective layer of tin
tinning - the application of a thin layer of soft solder to the ends of wires before soldering them; "careful tinning of the ends of wires results in a better joint when you solder them"
paperhanging, papering - the application of wallpaper
daubing, plastering - the application of plaster
plating - the application of a thin coat of metal (as by electrolysis)
scumble - the application of very thin coat of color over the surface of a picture
tiling - the application of tiles to cover a surface
waxing - the application of wax to a surface
lining, facing - providing something with a surface of a different material

coating

noun layer, covering, finish, skin, sheet, coat, dusting, blanket, membrane, glaze, film, varnish, veneer, patina, lamination We put on the second coating of lacquer.
Translations
طَبَقَه، تَلْبيس، غِطاء
poleva
dækkeovertræk
enrobementpelliculage
bevonatréteg
húî, lag

coating

[ˈkəʊtɪŋ] Ncapa f, baño m; [of paint] → mano f

coating

[ˈkəʊtɪŋ] ncouche f, enduit mcoat of arms nblason mcoat-tails coattails [ˈkəʊtteɪlz] nplqueue f de pie
to ride on sb's coat-tails → profiter de la position de qnco-author [ˌkəʊˈɔːθər] ncoauteur(e) m/f

coating

nÜberzug m, → Schicht f; (of paint)Anstrich m

coating

[ˈkəʊtɪŋ] n (film, layer) → mano, strato; (for protection) → rivestimento (esterno)

coat

(kəut) noun
1. an item of outdoor clothing, with sleeves, that covers from the shoulders usually to the knees. a coat and hat.
2. a jacket. a man's coat and trousers.
3. the hair or wool of an animal. Some dogs have smooth coats.
4. a covering (eg of paint). This wall will need two coats of paint.
verb
to cover. She coated the biscuits with chocolate.
ˈcoating noun
(a) covering. chocolate coating.
coat of arms
a family badge or crest.

coating

n (of a tablet) cubierta, capa, recubrimiento
References in classic literature ?
The origin, however, of these coatings of metallic oxides, which seem as if cemented to the rocks, is not understood; and no reason, I believe, can be assigned for their thickness remaining the same.
I know not with what fine and costly material the heidelburgh Tun was coated within, but in superlative richness that coating could not possibly have compared with the silken pearl-colored membrane, like the line of a fine pelisse, forming the inner surface of the Sperm Whale's case.
Of course it had not the least effect, except upon a few roaches which had the misfortune to drink water after eating it, and so got their inwards set in a coating of plaster of Paris.
He asked people to pass their hands through their hair (thus collecting upon them a thin coating of the natural oil) and then making a thumb-mark on a glass strip, following it with the mark of the ball of each finger in succession.
Well, the opaque, outer coating is broken by the impact, exposing a glass cylinder, almost solid, in the forward end of which is a minute particle of radium powder.
Still, it must have been many years in use, for it was thickly covered with a coating of soot; this soot I dissolved in a portion of the wine brought to me every Sunday, and I assure you a better ink cannot be desired.
your body is covered with a coating of fat which preserves it from the cold air.
Everything had been done to make the iron ship perfect, but no wit of man had managed to devise an efficient coating composition to keep her bottom clean with the smooth cleanness of yellow metal sheeting.
I now thought it possible that the coating of dirt might have something to do with the failure; so I carefully rinsed the parchment by pouring warm water over it, and, having done this, I placed it in a tin pan, with the skull downwards, and put the pan upon a furnace of lighted charcoal.
A thick coating of the latter was accordingly plastered upon the coating of tar.
There is a very little fire left in the grate, but there is a smouldering, suffocating vapour in the room and a dark, greasy coating on the walls and ceiling.
Then, as he noted my white skin through the coating of grime and blood that covered me, his eyes went wide and in an altered tone he whispered: "Can it be that you are a Holy Thern?