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oil paint

n.
A paint in which the vehicle is a drying oil. Also called oil color.
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oil paint

or

oil colour

n
(Art Terms) paint made of pigment ground in oil, usually linseed oil, used for oil painting
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oil′ paint`


n.
2. a commercial paint in which a drying oil is the vehicle.
[1780–90]
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oil paint

A paint made by mixing color pigments with oil (usually linseed oil) to produce a malleable, slow-drying substance. The technique evolved gradually during the latter Middle Ages. The van Eyck brothers did much to perfect the medium.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oil paint - paint in which a drying oil is the vehicleoil paint - paint in which a drying oil is the vehicle
oil color, oil colour, oil - oil paint containing pigment that is used by an artist
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"
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Translations
دهان زَيْت
oliefarve
olíumálning
olejová farba

oil paint

ncolore m a olio
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oil

(oil) noun
a usually thick liquid that will not mix with water, obtained from plants, animals and minerals. olive oil; whale oil; vegetable oil; cooking oil; He put some oil on the hinges of the door; The car's engine is in need of oil.
verb
to put oil on or into. The machine will work better if it's oiled.
oils noun plural
oil paint. He paints in oils.
ˈoily adjective
1. of, like or covered with oil. an oily liquid; an oily rag.
2. trying to be too friendly or polite. The waiters in that restaurant are too oily.
ˈoilfield noun
a place where mineral oil is found. There are oilfields in the North Sea.
oil paint
paint made with oil. Some artists prefer to use oil paint(s).
oil painting
a picture painted with oil paints.
oil palm
a palm tree whose fruit and seeds yield oil.
ˈoil-rig noun
a structure used to drill oil-wells. The ship sailed past an enormous oil-rig.
ˈoil-tanker noun
a ship used for carrying oil. An oil-tanker has run aground near here.
ˈoil-well noun
a hole drilled into the earth or the sea-bed to obtain petroleum.
strike oil
to find oil under the ground. After drilling for several months, they finally struck oil; We've struck oil (= found what we have been looking for) in our search for a suitable house.
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There were a great many arm-chairs and settees covered in brown holland, but each of these was occupied by a large square piece of yellow cardboard, and all the pieces of cardboard were dotted or lined with spots or dashes of bright oil paint.
That means the strokes of watercolour would interact with other watercolour strokes already made, oil paint would mix with other oils in a more realistic manner.
and specializes in pet portraits that are beautifully rendered in oil paint.
Digital painting is an art form in which traditional artistic media such as watercolours, oil paint, pencils, charcoal and acrylics can be replicated on a computer using a stylus and a tablet.
Oil paint is generally my medium of choice, although I do occasionally paint with water colour.
According to (http://www.theverge.com/2016/7/27/12294130/adobe-realistic-3d-digital-paint) reports,  the paint is applied on a screen using a stylus just like in existing 2D drawing applications but the new software simulates actual brushstrokes, creating a texture using virtual oil paint that looks as if the artist created the painting on a real canvas.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran is producing a new type of artificial wood and oil paint from urban and agricultural waste materials, the country's researchers announced.
Because house paint was inexpensive and dried faster than traditional oil paint, it helped him create more than 10,000 works in his lifetime.
Paint Made Flesh, originating at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts in Nashville, takes a broad swipe at representing post-war figure painting and the relevance of oil paint as the primary means for expressing human vulnerability, corruption, and decay.
He calls attention to the many significances that can arise from the medium's material signifiers (oil paint and the black velvet support), its technical parameters (impasto and thin coats of pigment), and its perceptual properties (color and light).
Banks' methods combine wax and oil paint, while Ord shows renewed emphasis on collage, transformed by a combination of Polyester resin and oil paint, and sculpture.