Turpentine vs Megilp - What's the difference?

turpentine | megilp |


As nouns the difference between turpentine and megilp

is that turpentine is a volatile essential oil obtained from the wood of pine trees by steam distillation; it is a complex mixture of monoterpenes; it is used as a solvent and paint thinner while megilp is (arts) a medium for oil painting, consisting of linseed oil mixed with turpentine or mastic varnish.

As a verb turpentine

is to drain resin from (a tree) for use in making turpentine.

turpentine

English

Noun

(wikipedia turpentine)
  • a volatile essential oil obtained from the wood of pine trees by steam distillation; it is a complex mixture of monoterpenes; it is used as a solvent and paint thinner
  • Synonyms

    * turps

    Verb

    (turpentin)
  • To drain resin from (a tree) for use in making turpentine.
  • megilp

    English

    (wikipedia megilp)

    Alternative forms

    * magilp, magilph * megilph

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (arts) A medium for oil painting, consisting of linseed oil mixed with turpentine or mastic varnish.