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SPARKLING [2 records]

Record 1 2003-04-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Mineralogy
DEF

Emitting sparks or fine igneous particles.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Minéralogie
DEF

Qui donne des étincelles sous le briquet.

Spanish

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Record 2 1999-10-20

English

Subject field(s)
  • Masonry Materials
  • Construction Finishing
DEF

Type of plaster used to fill surface irregularities and cracks in plaster.

OBS

Spackle : Trademark - used for a dry powder usually of gypsum plaster, glue, and silica flour that when mixed with water to form a paste is used as a filler or putty to fill in cracks or holes in a surface before painting.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Matériaux de maçonnerie
  • Finitions (Construction)
CONT

Peinture et revêtements [...] Opérations : Égrener les plâtres et les boiseries, épousseter. Reboucher les gros trous avec un mastic à la colle type "Reboucheur".

CONT

Reboucheur "Touprêt", poudre à délayer spéciale pour gros rebouchages et recommandé également pour tous scellements dans plâtre, ciment, brique, bois, etc.

OBS

Rebouchage : opération qui consiste à reboucher les trous à l'aide d'un mastic pour améliorer l'aspect des surfaces avant l'application des peintures.

Spanish

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