oil paint

noun

Definition of oil paint

: paint in which a drying oil is the vehicle

First Known Use of oil paint

1759, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of oil paint was in 1759

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“Oil paint.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oil%20paint. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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oil paint

noun

English Language Learners Definition of oil paint

: paint that contains oil

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