Meaning of Tempera

English: Tempera
Bangla: রঙিন প্রলেপ, রঙিন রঁজন
Hindi: टेम्पेरे
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Bangla Academy Dictionary:

Definition: 1

a technique of painting in which an emulsion consisting of water and pure egg yolk or a mixture of egg and oil is used as a binder or medium, characterized by its lean film-forming properties and rapid drying rate.

Definition: 2

a painting executed in this technique.

Definition: 3

a water paint used in this technique in which the egg-water or egg-oil emulsion is used as a binder. Compare distemper2 (defs 1, 2).

Definition: 4

a painting medium for powdered pigments, consisting usually of egg yolk and water

Definition: 5

any emulsion used as a painting medium, with casein, glue, wax, etc, as a base the paint made from mixing this with pigment