Term:Primer« Back to Glossary Index
A base layer of paint typically used as a first coat. The paint is normally more dense allowing it to provide better coverage and concealment to blemishes underneath.
Some finish paints coke combined with a primer.
Merriam-Webster Online Dictionaryprimer (noun)
a small book for teaching children to read
a small introductory book on a subject
a short informative piece of writing
a device for - priming , especially a cap, tube, or wafer containing percussion powder or compound used to ignite an explosive charge
material used in priming a surface - called also prime coat
a molecule (as a short strand of RNA or DNA) whose presence is required for formation of another molecule (as a longer chain of DNA)
Categories: Division 09 - Finishes« Back to Glossary Index