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topcoat in Construction topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtopcoattop‧coat /ˈtɒpkəʊt $ ˈtɑːpkoʊt/ noun  1 [countable, uncountable]TBC the last layer of paint that you put on a surface2 [countable] old-fashionedDCC a warm long coat syn overcoat
Examples from the Corpus
topcoatSo he went one year at Easter time and got himself all outfitted in a new suit and hat and topcoat.The man has dark hair and wears a brown topcoat.The breadhead in the brown topcoat now holds a pistol in his hand.Fenn stood in the graveyard, hands in his topcoat pockets, and waited for the priest to join him.The guard hairs form the protective topcoat.