from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of calcimine.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Whitewash, an inexpensive form of white paint that is simple to compound and is used on wooden surfaces such as picket fences or park benches as well as plaster surfaces.
- v. To apply kalsomine to a surface.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Same as calcimine.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A common but incorrect form of calcimine.
From Latin calcis, genitive of calx ("lime") (Wiktionary)