finishing coat

noun
variants: or less commonly finish coat

Definition of finishing coat

1 : the final usually white coat of plastering applied to walls and ceilings
2 : the final coat of paint

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“Finishing coat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/finishing%20coat. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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