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stuc·co  audio  (stk) KEY 

NOUN:
pl. stuc·coes or stuc·cos
  1. A durable finish for exterior walls, usually composed of cement, sand, and lime, and applied while wet.
  2. A fine plaster for interior wall ornamentation, such as moldings.
  3. A plaster or cement finish for interior walls.
  4. Stuccowork.
TRANSITIVE VERB:
stuc·coed, stuc·co·ing, stuc·coes or stuc·cos
To finish or decorate with stucco.

ETYMOLOGY:
Italian, of Germanic origin


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