"distemper" in the noun sense
any of various infectious viral diseases of animals
2. ill humor, ill humour, distemper
an angry and disagreeable mood
paint made by mixing the pigments with water and a binder
a painting created with paint that is made by mixing the pigments with water and a binder
a method of painting in which the pigments are mixed with water and a binder used for painting posters or murals or stage scenery
"distemper" in the verb sense
paint with distemper
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