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- n. A reddish-brown ochre-like pigment, derived from sinople, used in traditional oil painting and as the cartoon for frescos.
- n. The rough sketch (executed in sinopia) which underlies a fresco.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A red pigment made from sinopite.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as sinopis.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a red ocher formerly used as a pigment
From Italian sinopia. Compare sinoper. (Wiktionary)