Business / Construction / Mastic: A pasty material used as a cement (as for setting tile) or a protective coating (as for thermal insulation or waterproofing)


Entertainment / Literature / Onomastic: Related to names. For instance, a character's name might contain an onomastic symbol--if that character is named Faith (as in 'Young Goodman Brown') or Lucy Westenra (which means 'the light of the wes MORE

Mastic Varnish

Entertainment / Photography / Mastic Varnish: Is varnish used for negatives. MORE


Health / Dentistry / Mastication: The act of chewing. MORE


Life Style / Painting / Varnishes: Protective coatings for oil-paintings, tempera, acrylic, alkyd, gouache and water-colour. Varnishes may be made from natural or synthetic resins, with additions of natural or synthetic waxes to lower MORE


Entertainment / Photography / Monochrome: Is single colored. It is most frequently applied to black and white photographs, but can also describe sepia and other toned images. MORE

Oil Reinforcement

Entertainment / Photography / Oil Reinforcement: Is a method of altering the tonal range of prints on matte or textured fiber papers. The dried print is rubbed with a medium consisting of two parts of turpentine to one of mastic varnish and one of l MORE