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plaster of Paris

noun as in plaster

noun as in plaster cast

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Mix plaster-of-Paris into a stiff paste with distilled water, and fill each of the cork moulds with the paste.

Bronzing is that process by which figures of plaster-of-paris, wood, &c. are made to have the appearance of copper or brass.

Disinfecting agents are good remedies; a little plaster-of-Paris spread over a stable-floor is very useful.

The keeper there says I am a wonderful shot—I hit a plaster-of-Paris rabbit seven times in succession!

And I'll have to get all my art at second-hand, from magazines and gramophone records and plaster-of-Paris casts.


On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to plaster of Paris, such as: adhesive, cement, glue, lime, mortar, and stucco.

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