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  • n. pretext

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A pretext.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A means of concealment; cloak; disguise; pretext.


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  • If I want impasto texture and I'm on a deadline I will pretexture with quick trying priming medium.

    Drying Time in Oil

  • I don't know if this would work with oils, as I don't often use them and tend to work with acrylics, but I use to pretexture with tissue paper or newspaper.

    Paint Texture


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