Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Brush

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1629

\brәsh\ n [ME brusshe, fr. MF broisse, fr. OF broce] (14c) A tool composed of bristles set into a handle; most often used to apply coatings. Bristles may be synthetic or natural. (Weismantal GF (1981) Paint handbook. McGraw-Hill Corporation, Inc., New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA